the area at the bottom of the stomach on the caudal side of the pyloric canal that contains gastrin-producing G cells, which stimulate acid production, and the luminal pH-sensitive population of somatostatin-producing D cells [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0-683-40008-8 ]

Synonyms: stomach pyloric antrum antrum of stomach

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

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has related synonym

stomach antrum
antrum of Willis
antrum pylori
antrum pyloricum
gastric antrum

id

UBERON:0001165