Endodermal cloaca | definition of endodermal cloaca by Medical dictionary
terminal portion of the hindgut internal to the cloacal membrane of the embryo.
a part of the cloaca in the developing embryo that lies internal to the cloacal membrane and gives rise to the bladder and urogenital ducts. Compare ectodermal cloaca
. See also urogenital sinus
References in periodicals archive
8] Rudimentary horn with congenital rectovaginal fistula forms when Mullerian eminences open in the dorsal segment of the endodermal cloaca
The bladder and rectum originate from a single hollow tube, the endodermal cloaca