an infrequent rudimentary duct, or protrusion of the mucous membrane into the incisive canal, on either side of the anterior extremity of the nasal crest [ http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/incisive+duct ]

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Term information

latin term
ductus incisivus [ FMA:TA ]

comment

Taxon notes notes: In domestic mammals the Ductus incisivus is considerably better developed than in man. It is not accommodated in a Canalis incisivus, as in man, but in the Fissura palatina[NOMINA ANATOMICA VETERINARIA (2005)]

definition

an infrequent rudimentary duct, or protrusion of the mucous membrane into the incisive canal, on either side of the anterior extremity of the nasal crest

has exact synonym

conduit incisif@fr

ductus incisivus

id

UBERON:0036144

taxon notes

horses exhibit Flehmen response but do not have an incisive duct communication between the nasal and the oral cavity because they do not breathe through their mouths, instead, the VNOs connect to the nasal passages by the nasopalatine duct

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