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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:focal hair loss
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Accession:MP:0000418 term browser browse the term
Definition:focal absence of hair in areas where hair is normally expected; in rodents, often appearing behind the ears and on the tail, resulting in visible patches of skin and uneven spots of hair growth on the body
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Improper coat;   patchy fur;   patchy hair
 related_synonym: localized bare skin;   localized hair loss
 alt_id: MP:0006368;   OMIA:001498

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  mammalian phenotype 5373
    integument phenotype 168
      abnormal skin adnexa morphology 166
        abnormal coat/ hair morphology 60
          abnormal coat appearance 60
            abnormal hair growth 26
              focal hair loss 0
                focal dorsal hair loss 0
                focal hair loss in abdominal region 0
                focal hair loss in head/neck region 0
                focal hair loss in thorax region 0
                focal ventral hair loss 0
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