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MAMMALIAN PHENOTYPE - ANNOTATIONS

The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories (ftp://ftp.informatics.jax.org/pub/reports/index.html). For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at http://www.informatics.jax.org/mgihome/other/publications.shtml.

Term:abnormal periodontal ligament morphology
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Accession:MP:0003668 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the fibrous connective tissue that surrounds the root of a tooth, separating it from and attaching it to the alveolar bone; normally extends from the base of the gingival mucosa to the fundus of the bony socket, and its main function is to hold the tooth in its socket
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal periodontium ligament



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  mammalian phenotype 5369
    skeleton phenotype 431
      abnormal skeleton morphology 336
        abnormal ligament morphology 1
          abnormal periodontal ligament morphology 0
            detached periodontal ligament 0
            increased number of epithelial cell rests of Malassez 0
            periodontal ligament hypercellularity 0
            periodontal ligament necrosis 0
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  mammalian phenotype 5369
    skeleton phenotype 431
      abnormal skeleton morphology 336
        abnormal axial skeleton morphology 43
          abnormal craniofacial bone morphology 37
            abnormal cranium morphology 36
              abnormal viscerocranium morphology 29
                abnormal jaw morphology 29
                  abnormal dental arch morphology 29
                    abnormal tooth morphology 29
                      abnormal periodontal ligament morphology 0
                        detached periodontal ligament 0
                        increased number of epithelial cell rests of Malassez 0
                        periodontal ligament hypercellularity 0
                        periodontal ligament necrosis 0
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