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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 8
    skeleton phenotype 0
      abnormal skeleton morphology 0
        abnormal ligament morphology 0
          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 8
    skeleton phenotype 0
      abnormal skeleton morphology 0
        abnormal axial skeleton morphology 0
          abnormal craniofacial bone morphology 0
            abnormal cranium morphology 0
              abnormal viscerocranium morphology 0
                abnormal jaw morphology 0
                  abnormal dental arch morphology 0
                    abnormal tooth morphology 0
                      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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