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|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.|
|Synonyms:||embryonic kidney, pronephric nephron|
|Definition:||The embryonic kidney, present at the level of the third somite, is composed of two glomeruli fused at the midline, two pronephric tubules, and paired bilateral pronephric ducts that modify the composition of the blood filtrate before delivering it to the cloaca for excretion.|
|Ontology:||Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000151]|
|Definition:||Anatomical structure that has as its parts a maximally connected cell compartment surrounded by a plasma membrane.|
|Ontology:||Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009000]|