Kidney pyramids are the conical arrangements of tubules that constitute the renal medulla in a multi-lobed mammalian kidney; they contain the loops of Henle and the medullary collecting ducts. [ http://anatomy.uams.edu/anatomyhtml/kidney.html http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0072056 ]

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Term information

Subsets

pheno_slim

definition

Kidney pyramids are the conical arrangements of tubules that constitute the renal medulla in a multi-lobed mammalian kidney; they contain the loops of Henle and the medullary collecting ducts.

depicted by

Kidney:PioM.png

external ontology notes

not the same as FMA:50609 Pyramid (which is a volume / dimensional entity)

fma set term

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FMA_74268

has alternative id

UBERON:0002449

UBERON:0005098

has exact synonym

renal pyramid

Malpighian pyramid

has related synonym

renal medullary region

medullary pyramid

Malpighian pyramid

pyramid of Malphigi

pyramides renales

pyramis renalis

Malphigian pyramid

pyramid of Malpighi

id

UBERON:0004200