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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 platelet volume
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Accession:CMO:0001348 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of the average size of the three dimensional space occupied by a blood platelet, a minute, irregularly shaped, disklike, non-nucleated cytoplasmic body found in blood that functions to promote blood clotting.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: mean platelet volume
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  clinical measurement 2369
    blood measurement 443
      complete blood count and differential 15
        platelet morphological measurement 0
          mean platelet volume 0
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