The encapsulated adipose tissue associated with the ovaries or testes. [ MP:0005335 ]

Synonyms: gonadal fat pad fat pad of gonads gonadal fat depot gonad fat pad fat pad of gonad gonad-associated fat pad

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference

efo_slim, pheno_slim

editor note

consider change relationship from part_of

external definition

Anatomical structure associated with the gonads which vary in form among amphibians but are primarily composed of adipose tissue and are thought to be a source of nutrients for the gonads.[AAO]

external ontology notes

we place the amphibian structures here as their definitions state a gonadal association.



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