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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:kidney morphological measurement
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Accession:CMO:0000087 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of the physical form or structure of one or both kidneys, the organ which functions to maintain proper water and electrolyte balance, regulate acid-base concentration, and filter the blood of metabolic wastes.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: renal morphological measurement

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  clinical measurement 0
    body morphological measurement 0
      organ morphological measurement 0
        kidney morphological measurement 0
          calculated kidney morphological measurement + 0
          kidney cellular composition measurement + 0
          kidney molecular composition measurement + 0
          kidney tubule regeneration foci count 0
          kidney weight + 0
          nephron morphological measurement + 0
          renal cortex morphological measurement + 0
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