A serous membrane that lines the peritoneal cavity[VHOG,modified]. [ VHOG : 0001257 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

definition
  • A serous membrane that lines the peritoneal cavity[VHOG,modified].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5f/Gray1040.png
editor note
  • TODO - in ZFA is_a epithelium
external definition
  • An epithelium that lines the peritoneal cavity.[TAO]
  • Serous membrane that forms the lining of the abdominal cavity or the coelom. It covers most of the intra-abdominal organs, supports the abdominal organs, and serves as a conduit for their blood and lymph vessels and nerves. It is composed of a layer of mesothelium.[AAO]
external ontology notes
  • todo: check MA/EMAPA.
has related synonym
  • peritonaeum
id
  • UBERON:0002358