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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 visceral endoderm morphology
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Accession:MP:0011186 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the primitive endoderm-derived tissue which remains in contact with and surrounds the extra-embryonic ectoderm and the epiblast and provides signals for the differentiation and patterning of the epiblast; a small number of visceral endoderm cells also contribute to the endoderm of the embryonic gut
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal VE morphology

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  mammalian phenotype 5415
    embryo phenotype 11
      abnormal visceral endoderm morphology 0
        abnormal anterior visceral endoderm morphology + 0
        abnormal distal visceral endoderm morphology + 0
        absent visceral endoderm 0
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