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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 scalp morphology
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Accession:MP:0030178 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the soft tissue envelope of the cranial vault that extends from the external occipital protuberance and superior nuchal lines to the supraorbital margins; it consists of 5 layers: the skin (and head hair), connective tissue, epicranial aponeurosis, loose areolar tissue, and pericranium; the first 3 layers are bound together as a single unit that can move along the loose areolar tissue over the pericranium, which is adherent to the calvaria
Synonyms:xref: HP:0001965;

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  mammalian phenotype 5415
    growth/size/body region phenotype 826
      abnormal head morphology 42
        abnormal scalp morphology 0
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