The descending thin limb is a part of the loop of Henle situated just after the proximal straight tubule (S3). It extends to the tip of the loop of Henle[GO]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Descending_limb_of_loop_of_Henle http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0072022 ]

Synonyms: loop of Henle thin descending limb thin descending limb descending thin limb of loop of Henle pars descendens (tubulus attenuatus) loop of Henle descending thin limb

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim

depicted by

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has alternative id

UBERON:0005165

has related synonym

thin descending loop of Henle

thin descending limb of loop of Henle

descending limb of Henle's loop

descending limb of loop of Henle

thin descending limb of the loop of Henle

id

UBERON:0005096