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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0017472

Semantic Type: Tissue

FMA Definition: Embryonic tissue which has as its parts germ cells of predominantly one type with or without intercellular matrix.

CSP Definition: one of the three layers of primodial cells comprising the early embryo, formed during gastrulation.

MSH Definition: The three primary germinal layers (ECTODERM; ENDODERM; and MESODERM) developed during GASTRULATION that provide tissues and body plan of a mature organism. They derive from two early layers, hypoblast and epiblast.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Germ Layers
germ layer
Layer, Germ
Layers, Germ

External Source Codes:  (none)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AQL AB AH BS CH CY DE DG EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RE SE SU TR UL VI MSH
AUTHORITY Rosse MD FMA
DC 1 MSH
DID 1016-7268 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
MDA 19990101 MSH
MMR 20070709 MSH
MN A16.504 MSH
TERMUI T017721 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH

Additional Concept Data:  (none)

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