Abdominal part of aorta: the distal part of the descending aorta, which is the continuation of the thoracic part and gives rise to the inferior phrenic, lumbar, median sacral, superior and inferior mesenteric, middle suprarenal, renal, and testicular or ovarian arteries, and celiac trunk[BTO]. The abdominal aorta is the largest artery in the abdominal cavity. As part of the aorta, it is a direct continuation of descending aorta(of the thorax). [WP,unvetted]. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0002976 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abdominal_aorta ]

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Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition

Abdominal part of aorta: the distal part of the descending aorta, which is the continuation of the thoracic part and gives rise to the inferior phrenic, lumbar, median sacral, superior and inferior mesenteric, middle suprarenal, renal, and testicular or ovarian arteries, and celiac trunk[BTO]. The abdominal aorta is the largest artery in the abdominal cavity. As part of the aorta, it is a direct continuation of descending aorta(of the thorax). [WP,unvetted].

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editor note

Many of the branches of the abdominal aorta in mammals may be branches of the dorsal aorta in other vertebrates

has exact synonym

pars abdominalis aortae

descending abdominal aorta

abdominal part of aorta

has related synonym

aorta abdominalis

pars abdominalis aortae

abdominal part of aorta

id

UBERON:0001516