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Enterochromaffin cell

Introduction: Enterochromaffin cell

Description of Enterochromaffin cell

Enterochromaffin cell: Group of basal granular cells of the gut whose granules stain readily with silver and chromium salts. The cells secrete serotonin, substance P, and enkephalins. There are three types: gastric (antral mucosa), duodenal, and intestinal.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Enterochromaffin cell

The following list attempts to classify Enterochromaffin cell into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

MESH - OBO - Hierarchy 2

MESH - OBO - Hierarchy 3

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