A bulbous ridge of highly vascularized tissue that runs along the center of the hard palate, expanding cranially to form two large lobes that terminate under the tip of the rostral palate, with another enlarged node at the caudal terminus. [ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23450839 ]

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Term information

definition

A bulbous ridge of highly vascularized tissue that runs along the center of the hard palate, expanding cranially to form two large lobes that terminate under the tip of the rostral palate, with another enlarged node at the caudal terminus.

has broad synonym

palatal organ

has exact synonym

palatal corpus cavernosum maxillaris

palatal reital organ

id

UBERON:0013658