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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:mean corpuscular volume
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Accession:CMO:0000038 term browser browse the term
Definition:A measure of the average volume or size of a single red blood cell. It is derived by dividing the total volume of packed red blood cells by the total red blood cell count.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: mean reticulocyte volume
 related_synonym: MCV
 xref: EFO:0004526;   EFO:0010701

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    blood measurement 443
      complete blood count and differential 15
        red blood cell morphological measurement 0
          mean corpuscular volume 0
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