Vitelline

Vitelline can refer to:

  • Vitelline duct
  • Vitelline veins
  • Vitelline membrane

Other articles related to "vitelline":

Yolk Sac - In Humans
... through a wide-meshed capillary plexus, is returned by the vitelline veins to the tubular heart of the embryo ... This constitutes the vitelline circulation, and by means of it nutritive material is absorbed from the yolk sac and conveyed to the embryo ... vesicle (umbilical vesicle) opening into the digestive tube by a long narrow tube, the vitelline duct ...
Meckel's Diverticulum - Developmental Background
... The omphalomesenteric duct (omphaloenteric duct, vitelline duct or yolk stalk) normally connects the embryonic midgut to the yolk sac ventrally, providing ... The vitelline duct narrows progressively and disappears between the 5th and 8th weeks gestation ... In Meckel’s diverticulum, the proximal part of vitelline duct fails to regress and involute, which remains as a remnant of variable length and location ...
List Of Subjects In Gray's Anatomy: I. Embryology - The Yolk-sac (Gray's s11) - Gray's page #54
... vitelline fluid vitelline circulation vitelline duct Meckel's diverticulum. ...
Meckel's Diverticulum - Presentation
... As the vitelline duct consists of pluripotent cell lining, Mekel’s diverticulum may harbor abnormal tissues, containing embryonic remnants of other tissue types ... it can be attached to the umbilical region by the vitelline ligament, with the possibility of vitelline cysts, or even a patent vitelline canal forming a vitelline fistula when the umbilical ...
Vitelline Arteries
... The vitelline arteries are the arterial counterpart to the vitelline veins ... Like the veins, they play an important role in the vitelline circulation of blood to and from the yolk sac of a fetus ...