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Term:
actinopterygian pyloric caecum (UBERON:4300174)
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actinopterygian pyloric caecum 
A finger-like out-pocketing of the intestine where it meets the end of the stomach (pylorus). Also spelled cecum (ceca). Serves to aid digestion.
biliary bud +  
caecum +  
echinoderm gastric caecum 
hepatic cecum 
hepatic diverticulum +  
liver bud +  
Rathkes pouch epithelium 
respiratory primordium epithelium 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: pyloric appendage ;   pyloric caeca ;   pyloric caecum
Xrefs: TAO:0002253
Definition Sources: http://www.briancoad.com/dictionary/complete%20dictionary.htm

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