mesonephros definition

  • noun:
    • The second associated with three excretory body organs that develop in a vertebrate embryo, becoming the functioning kidney in seafood and amphibians but changed by the metanephros in greater vertebrates. Also known as Wolffian human anatomy.
    • The second regarding the three excretory organs of the establishing embryo; the Wolffian human anatomy
    • The middle the three pairs of embryonic renal body organs created in most vertebrates; the Wolffian human anatomy.
    • identical to mesonephron.

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