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abnormal mesangial cell morphology (MP:0005327)
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abnormal cell mass +   
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abnormal mesangial cell morphology +   
any structural anomaly of the modified smooth muscle cells that are interposed between endothelial cells and the basement membrane in the central or stalk region of the capillary tuft of the renal glomerulus, which regulate blood flow by their contractile activity, and secrete extracellular matrix, prostaglandins, and cytokines; mesangial cells also have phagocytic activity, removing proteins and other molecules trapped in the glomerular basement membrane or filtration barrier
abnormal mesangial matrix morphology +   
abnormal middle ear goblet cell morphology +   
abnormal plasma membrane morphology +   

Exact Synonyms: abnormal deep cell ;   abnormal intercapillary cell ;   abnormal intraglomerular mesangial cell
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8, MGI:anna

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