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Preferred Label : taste buds;

MeSH definition : Small sensory organs which contain gustatory receptor cells, basal cells, and supporting cells. Taste buds in humans are found in the epithelia of the tongue, palate, and pharynx. They are innervated by the CHORDA TYMPANI NERVE (a branch of the facial nerve) and the GLOSSOPHARYNGEAL NERVE.;

MeSH synonym : taste bud; bud, taste; buds, taste;

MeSH annotation : chemoreceptors on the tongue, palate & pharynx;

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Small sensory organs which contain gustatory receptor cells, basal cells, and supporting cells. Taste buds in humans are found in the epithelia of the tongue, palate, and pharynx. They are innervated by the CHORDA TYMPANI NERVE (a branch of the facial nerve) and the GLOSSOPHARYNGEAL NERVE.

http://campus.cerimes.fr/histologie-et-embryologie-medicales/enseignement/histologie10/site/html/
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