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Term: extrapancreatic duct endocrine cell
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: extrapancreatic duct
Definition: Portion of the pancreatic duct, external to the pancreas body that connects the pancreas with the hepatopancreatic ampulla.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005346]
Name: endocrine cell
Synonyms: endocrine cells
Definition: A cell of an endocrine gland, ductless glands that secrete substances which are released directly into the circulation and which influence metabolism and other body functions.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009096]