The fourth stomach of ruminating animals, which is an elongated pear-shaped sac lying on the floor of the abdomen, on the right-hand side, and roughly between the seventh and twelfth ribs. It leads to the beginning of the small intestine. (Adapted From Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed). [ MESH : A13.869.106 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abomasum http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_cjm ]

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  • The fourth stomach of ruminating animals, which is an elongated pear-shaped sac lying on the floor of the abdomen, on the right-hand side, and roughly between the seventh and twelfth ribs. It leads to the beginning of the small intestine. (Adapted From Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed).
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  • ruminant true stomach
  • maw
  • fourth stomach
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  • UBERON:0007358