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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:abnormal mesonephros morphology
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Accession:MP:0008487 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the excretory organ of the embryo, collective Wolffian tubules, which forms the urogenital fold from which the reproductive organs develop
Comment:The mesonephros is the permanent kidney in fish and amphibians, but atrophies in reptiles, birds, and mammals.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal Wolffian body morphology;   abnormal middle kidney;   abnormal primitive kidney
 narrow_synonym: abnormal Wolffian tubules;   abnormal mesonephric tubules

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  mammalian phenotype 5380
    embryo phenotype 6
      abnormal embryo morphology 2
        abnormal embryonic tissue morphology 1
          abnormal mesonephros morphology 0
            abnormal Mullerian duct morphology + 0
            abnormal Wolffian duct morphology + 0
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