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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 tendon cell morphology
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Definition:any structural anomaly of any of the elongated fibrocytes in which the cytoplasm is stretched between the collagen fibers of the tendon; tendon cells have a central cell nucleus with a prominent nucleolus, a well-developed rough endoplasmic reticulum, and are responsible for synthesis and turnover of tendon fibers and ground substance
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal muscle attachment cell morphology
 related_synonym: abnormal tenocyte morphology

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  mammalian phenotype 5373
    skeleton phenotype 434
      abnormal skeleton morphology 339
        abnormal tendon morphology 3
          abnormal tendon cell morphology 0
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