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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 cartilaginous joint morphology
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Accession:MP:0030875 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of any joint that lacks a joint cavity and involves bones that are joined together by either hyaline cartilage or fibrocartilage; there are two main types: synchondroses (or primary cartilaginous joints) where the bones are united by hyaline cartilage, and symphyses (or secondary cartilaginous joints) where the bones are united by a layer of fibrocartilage

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  mammalian phenotype 5373
    skeleton phenotype 434
      abnormal skeleton morphology 339
        abnormal joint morphology 94
          abnormal cartilaginous joint morphology 0
            abnormal symphysis morphology + 0
            abnormal synchondrosis + 0
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