II. Anatomy

  1. Images
    1. entTonguePapillaeGrayBB1018.gifLewis (1918) Gray's Anatomy 20th ed (in public domain at Yahoo or BartleBy)
  2. Papillae
    1. Filiform Papillae (cover most of dorsal Tongue)
    2. Fungiform Papillae (scattered over dorsal surface)
    3. Circumvallate Papillae (near terminal sulcus)

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Ontology: Taste Buds (C0039337)

Definition (MSHCZE) Malé smyslové orgány složené z chuťových receptorů, bazálních buněk a buněk podpůrných. Chuťové pohárky jsou u lidí uloženy v epitelu jazyka, patra a hltanu. Jsou inervovány prostřednictvím CHORDA TYMPANI (větev nervus facialis) a NERVUS GLOSSOPHARYNGEUS.
Definition (NCI) An oval body that is located in a tongue papilla and occupies the entire thickness of the epithelium. It is composed of neuroepithelial (sensory) cells, supporting cells, and basal cells. The opening at the apex of the taste bud is called taste pore.
Definition (MSH) 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.
Definition (CSP) sensory organs embedded in the epithelium of the tongue that contain bundles of taste receptor cells, supporting cells, and basal cells; each receptor cell is innervated at its base by an afferent nerve fiber.
Concepts Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component (T023)
MSH D013650
SnomedCT 49475008
English Bud, Taste, Buds, Taste, taste receptor, Caliculus gustatorius, Gemma gustatoria, taste bud, taste buds, Taste Bud, Taste buds, Taste Buds, Taste bud, Taste bud structure (body structure), Taste bud structure
Spanish Papilas Gustativas, Bulbos Gustativos, Botones Gustativos, estructura de la papila gustativa (estructura corporal), estructura de la papila gustativa, papila gustativa
French Calicule gustatif, Bourgeons du goût, Calicules gustatifs, Corpuscules de Schwalbe
Swedish Smaklökar
Czech caliculi gustatorii, chuťové pohárky
Finnish Makusilmut
Latvian Garšas kārpiņas
Polish Kubki smakowe
Norwegian Smaksløker
German Geschmacksknospen
Italian Papille gustative
Dutch Papillen, smaak-, Smaakpapillen
Portuguese Papilas Gustativas

Ontology: Papilla of tongue (C0226964)

Concepts Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component (T023)
SnomedCT 69070000
English Lingual papillae set, Set of papillae of tongue, Tongue papilla, Papillae linguales, Papillae of tongue, Lingual papilla, Set of lingual papillae, lingual papillae, papillae of tongue, papilla, papillae tongue, tongue papillae, papilla tongue, Papilla of tongue, Lingual papillae, Structure of lingual papillae (body structure), Structure of lingual papillae, Lingual papillae, NOS, Papilla of the Tongue
Spanish estructura de las papilas linguales (estructura corporal), estructura de las papilas linguales, papilas linguales