Medical Definition of Metanephric diverticulum

1. An outgrowth from the caudal portion of the mesonephric duct on either side, which grows cephalodorsally to make contact with the masses of metanephrogenous tissue (nephric blastemas) that give rise to the epithelial lining of the ureter and of the pelvis and the collecting ducts of the kidney. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Metanephric Diverticulum

metamorphotic
metamorphous
metamunirite
metamyelocyte
metanalyses
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metanarrative
metanarratives
metanauplii
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metanephric blastema
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metanephric diverticulum (current term)
metanephric duct
metanephric tubule
metanephridium
metanephrine
metanephritic
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metanephrogenic tissue
metanephroi
metanephros
metanephroses
metanetwork
metanetworks
metaneutrophil
metanil yellow

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