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Pyloric sphincter

Introduction: Pyloric sphincter

Description of Pyloric sphincter

Pyloric sphincter: the sphincter muscle of the pylorus that separates the stomach from the duodenum.
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Pyloric sphincter as an Organ

Pyloric sphincter (organ): The pyloric sphincter is a ring of muscle that lies between the pylorus of...more »

Pyloric sphincter (organ): See Pyloric sphincter (organ information).

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Broader terms for Pyloric sphincter

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The following terms can be used for Pyloric sphincter

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Hierarchical classifications of Pyloric sphincter

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

WordNet 2.1

  • anatomical sphincter,sphincter,sphincter muscle
  • muscle,musculus
  • contractile organ,contractor
  • organ
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

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