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ZFIN ID: ZDB-EXP-150911-5
Experiment Conditions Description: ablation: posterior cardinal vein
ablation: posterior cardinal vein
Name: ablation
Definition: Targeted destruction of an anatomical structure.
Ontology: Zebrafish Environment Condition Ontology [ZECO:0000168]
Name: posterior cardinal vein
Synonyms: axial vein, caudal cardinal veins, PCV, postcardinal vein
Definition: Continuation of the caudal vein cranial to the anal pore. The cardinal vein splits into a pair of vessels in the cranial trunk, just caudal to the radix of the aorta. The posterior cardinals each empty into the common cardinal vein.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000477]
Publication: Liu et al., 2014