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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 syndesmosis morphology
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Accession:MP:0030879 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of any fibrous joint where the gap between two adjacent bones may be narrow, with the bones joined by ligaments, or the gap may be wide and filled in by a broad sheet of connective tissue called an interosseous membrane; syndemoses are slightly moveable (amphiarthrodial)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal syndesmodial joint morphology;   abnormal syndesmotic joint morphology

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  mammalian phenotype 5380
    skeleton phenotype 434
      abnormal skeleton morphology 339
        abnormal joint morphology 94
          abnormal fibrous joint morphology 0
            abnormal syndesmosis morphology 0
              abnormal tibiofibular joint morphology 0
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