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Paraaortic body

Introduction: Paraaortic body

Description of Paraaortic body

Paraaortic body: Small masses of chromaffin cells found near the sympathetic ganglia along the abdominal aorta. They serve as chemoreceptors responsive to oxygen, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen ion concentration, and help to control respiration.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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Source - MeSH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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MESH - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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