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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:calculated kidney glomerulus count
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Accession:CMO:0003798 term browser browse the term
Definition:Any count that has been normalized, adjusted or derived by a mathematical process or computation, of the glomeruli of one or both kidneys, the paired organ which functions to maintain proper water and electrolyte balance, regulate acid-base concentration, and filter the blood of metabolic wastes.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: calculated glomerulus count;   calculated renal glomerulus count
 xref: PMID:23241663

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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 733
      organ morphological measurement 286
        kidney morphological measurement 86
          nephron morphological measurement 9
            kidney glomerulus morphological measurement 9
              kidney glomerulus count 8
                calculated kidney glomerulus count 0
                  number of glomeruli per kidney 0
                  number of glomeruli per kidney to number of ureteric bud tips per kidney ratio 0
                  number of glomeruli per volume of kidney 0
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