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The proximal straight tubule is the part of the descending limb that extends from the proximal convoluted tubule to the descending thin tubule. [ http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0072020 ]

Synonyms: S3 tubulus rectus proximalis thick descending limb of proximal tubule

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information


uberon_slim, vertebrate_core

editor note

TODO - is S3 exactly coincident with PST? todo - ensure relationships work across species (loop of Henle)

external definition

Portion of the renal tubule which is just posterior to the proximal convoluted tubule.[TAO]

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pars recta tubuli renalis

proximal tubule segment 3

segment 3 of proximal tubule

pars recta