Mesoderm gives further rise to paraxial mesoderm (35 pairs of somites), intermediate mesoderm, and lateral mesoderm.

Clinical Correlate

Caudal Dysplasia (Sirenomelia) Caudal dysplasia refers to a constellation of syndromes ranging from minor lesions of the lower vertebrae to complete fusion of lower limbs as a result of abnormal gastrulation in which migration of mesoderm is disturbed. It is associated with VATER (vertebral defects, anal atresia, tracheoesophageal fistula, and renal defects) or VACTERL (vertebral defects, anal atresia, cardiovascular defects, tracheo esophageal fistula, renal defects, and upper limb defects).

Was this article helpful?

0 0
The Prevention and Treatment of Headaches

The Prevention and Treatment of Headaches

Are Constant Headaches Making Your Life Stressful? Discover Proven Methods For Eliminating Even The Most Powerful Of Headaches, It’s Easier Than You Think… Stop Chronic Migraine Pain and Tension Headaches From Destroying Your Life… Proven steps anyone can take to overcome even the worst chronic head pain…

Get My Free Audio Book

Post a comment