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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:proportional dwarf
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Accession:MP:0008974 term browser browse the term
Definition:abnormally undersized with both limbs and trunk symmetrically shorter; usually due to chemical, endocrine, nutritional or nonosseous influences
Comment:In humans, dwarfism is defined as a condition in which the standing height of a person is below the third percentile.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: ateliotic dwarf;   proportional dwarfism

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  mammalian phenotype 5402
    growth/size/body region phenotype 820
      abnormal postnatal growth/weight/body size 628
        abnormal body size 617
          decreased body size 280
            proportional dwarf 0
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