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Thyroid gland
General
Embryology

Reviewer: Shahidul Islam, M.D., Ph.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 5 June 2013, last major update March 2009
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

See also Ultimobranchial body development in thyroid gland below

General
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Diagrams
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Week 6-7 embryo
Micro images
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Invagination of thyroid bud in mouse
Week 8 embryo
14 week fetus (AFIP images):
Thyroid gland location
Minute follicles, some with lumina
Additional references
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Ultimobranchial body development in thyroid gland
General
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Stages of development:
Drawings
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Relative to pharyngeal pouches
End of Thyroid gland > General > Embryology


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