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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 levator nasolabialis muscle morphology
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Accession:MP:0030429 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the flat, thin muscle lying beneath the skin on the lateral surface of the maxillary bone; it arises from the maxillary bone, over the dorsum of the nose, and runs cranioventrally to insert partly on the wing of the nostril and partly into the lateral part of the upper lip; it acts to dilate the nostrils and elevate and retract the upper lip
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal levator nasolabialis morpholgy

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  mammalian phenotype 5415
    muscle phenotype 199
      abnormal muscle morphology 98
        abnormal skeletal muscle morphology 24
          abnormal facial muscle morphology 0
            abnormal levator nasolabialis muscle morphology 0
              absent levator nasolabialis muscle 0
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