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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

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Accession:MP:0012260 term browser browse the term
Definition:hernial protrusion of the brain and its meninges through an opening or defect in the skull, most often occurring in the occipital region
Synonyms:exact_synonym: bifid cranium;   craniocele;   craniocoele;   cranium bifidum;   encephalocele;   encephalocoele
 alt_id: MP:0010083

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  mammalian phenotype 5402
    nervous system phenotype 368
      abnormal nervous system morphology 215
        encephalomeningocele 0
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