A thickened and indented region in the midline in the floor of the rostral part of the pharyngeal region of the foregut, located between the second and third branchial arches that is the first indication of the thyroid primordium. [Kaufman_MH_and_Bard_JBL, The_anatomical_basis_of_mouse_development_(1999)_San_Diego:_Academic_Press, p.132] [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0124020607 VHOG:0000826 ]

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Term information

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Subsets

uberon_slim

has broad synonym

foramen caecum

future foramen cecum of tongue

foramen cecum

future foramen caecum

id

UBERON:0001761