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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:absent hindlimb
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Accession:MP:0000557 term browser browse the term
Definition:absence of the projecting caudal-most paired appendages of an animal trunk, used in particular for movement and grasping; usually denotes the legs or back limbs in mammalian species
Synonyms:exact_synonym: absence of hind limb;   absence of hind limbs;   absence of hindlimb;   absent hind limb;   absent hind limbs

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  mammalian phenotype 5375
    limbs/digits/tail phenotype 76
      abnormal limb morphology 67
        abnormal hindlimb morphology 42
          absent hindlimb 0
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