Definition of Pronephroi
1. pronephros [n] - See also: pronephros
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Literary usage of Pronephroi
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1908)
"For the pronephroi arise as solid thickenings of the somatic mesoblast, that later become tubular and only secondarily join with the coelom; ..."
2. Outlines of Chordate Development by William Erskine Kellicott (1913)
"As the pronephroi degenerate the pronephric sections of the posterior cardinal veins diminish also, and by the time of metamorphosis they have entirely ..."
3. Outlines of Chordate Development by William Erskine Kellicott (1913)
"venosus, and the hepatic vein comes to open directly into it instead of into the sinus venosus. As the pronephroi degenerate the pronephric sections of the ..."
4. Text-book of the Embryology of Man and Mammals by Oscar Hertwig, Edward Laurens Mark (1892)
"After VAN W;JHE, with some changes. Fig. 110. Cross section through the region of the pronephroi of an embryo, ..."