Medical Definition of Urorectal septum

1. In embryos, a partition dividing the cloaca into a dorsal, rectal portion and a ventral portion called the urogenital sinus; reaching the cloacal membrane at about the time of its disintegration, the urorectal septum divides the cloacal exit into an anal and a urogenital orifice. Synonym: urorectal fold. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Urorectal Septum

uroporphyrinogens
uroporphyrins
uropsammus
uropterin
uropurpurin
uropygia
uropygial
uropygial gland
uropygid
uropygium
uropygiums
uroradiology
urorectal
urorectal fold
urorectal membrane
urorectal septum (current term)
urorosein
urorubin
urorubrohematin
urosacral
uroschesis
uroscopic
uroscopies
uroscopy
urosemiology
urosepsin
urosepsis
uroses
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