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MAMMALIAN PHENOTYPE - ANNOTATIONS

The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories (ftp://ftp.informatics.jax.org/pub/reports/index.html). For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at http://www.informatics.jax.org/mgihome/other/publications.shtml.

Term:small vomeronasal organ
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Accession:MP:0013597 term browser browse the term
Definition:reduced size of the tubular, crescent-sensory organ with a luminal epithelium that contains chemosensitive receptor cells with microvilli that are thought to detect pheromones and transmit signals to the remainder of the accessory olfactory system
Synonyms:exact_synonym: decreased Jacobson organ size;   decreased Jacobson's organ size;   decreased VNO size;   decreased organon vomeronasale size;   decreased organum vomeronasale size;   decreased vomeronasal organ size;   reduced Jacobson organ size;   reduced Jacobson's organ size;   reduced VNO size;   reduced organon vomeronasale size;   reduced organum vomeronasale size;   reduced vomeronasal organ size;   small Jacobson organ;   small Jacobson's organ;   small VNO;   small organon vomeronasale;   small organum vomeronasale



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  mammalian phenotype 5400
    nervous system phenotype 365
      abnormal nervous system morphology 212
        abnormal somatic nervous system morphology 38
          abnormal somatic sensory system morphology 24
            abnormal vomeronasal organ morphology 0
              small vomeronasal organ 0
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  mammalian phenotype 5400
    craniofacial phenotype 50
      abnormal craniofacial morphology 50
        abnormal facial morphology 30
          abnormal nose morphology 5
            abnormal nasal septum morphology 0
              abnormal vomeronasal organ morphology 0
                small vomeronasal organ 0
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