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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:thyroid gland cyst
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Accession:MP:0013528 term browser browse the term
Definition:presence of one or more fluid-filled cavities (cysts) in the thyroid commonly resulting from degenerating thyroid adenomas; thyroid cysts are usually benign, but they occasionally contain malignant solid components
Synonyms:exact_synonym: cystic thyroid gland;   thyroid cyst;   thyroid cysts;   thyroid gland cysts

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  mammalian phenotype 5402
    growth/size/body region phenotype 820
      abnormal cyst 8
        thyroid gland cyst 0
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  mammalian phenotype 5402
    endocrine/exocrine gland phenotype 394
      abnormal gland morphology 333
        abnormal endocrine gland morphology 143
          abnormal thyroid gland morphology 13
            thyroid gland cyst 0
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