The funnel-like expansion of the abdominal extremity of the uterine tube[MP]. [ MP : 0009466 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Infundibulum_of_uterine_tube ]

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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim, human_reference_atlas

definition
  • The funnel-like expansion of the abdominal extremity of the uterine tube[MP].
depicted by
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/66/Illu_cervix.jpg
external definition
  • The third part of the uterine tube is the infundibulum. It terminates with the ostium of Fallopian tube, surrounded by fimbriae, one of which is attached to the ovary[Wikipedia:Infundibulum_of_uterine_tube].
has broad synonym
  • infundibulum
has exact synonym
  • infundibulum of oviduct
  • infundibulum of uterine tube
has narrow synonym
  • infundibulum of fallopian tube
has related synonym
  • infundibulum tubae uterinae
id
  • UBERON:0003984
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_8782
taxon notes
  • In mammals, the uterine tube infundibulum is part of the fallopian tube. In birds, where there is no fallopian tube, the uterine tube infundibulum is part of the oviduct.