database cross reference
- UMLS:C0007966 (ncithesaurus:Cheek)
- EMAPA:37451 (MA:th)
- A fleshy subdivision of one side of the face bounded by an eye, ear and the nose.
- Surface structure that includes the scales, skin, and muscles that are located ventral and posterior to the eye.[TAO]
has obo namespace
has related synonym
has relational adjective
- In many animals the inside of the cheek is lined with mucous membrane covered with stratified squamous epithelium and supplied with secretions from buccal glands.