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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:short rostral-caudal axis
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Accession:MP:0012173 term browser browse the term
Definition:length reduction or truncation of the axis that runs from the head to the tail of the body
Synonyms:exact_synonym: short A-P axis;   short anterior-posterior axis;   short head-tail axis;   short rostro-caudal axis;   truncated A-P axis;   truncated head-tail axis;   truncated rostral-caudal axis;   truncated rostro-caudal axis

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  mammalian phenotype 0
    embryo phenotype 0
      abnormal embryo development 0
        abnormal developmental patterning 0
          abnormal rostral-caudal axis patterning 0
            short rostral-caudal axis 0
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