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Term:
abnormal dental follicle morphology (MP:0030506)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
abnormal cementum development +   
abnormal dental follicle morphology  
any structural anomaly of the loose ectomesenchyme-derived connective tissue sac that surrounds the enamel organ and the dental papilla of the developing tooth germ before eruption; it is believed that this tissue contains stem cells and lineage-committed progenitor cells or precursor cells for cementoblasts, periodontal ligament (PDL) cells and osteoblasts; dental follicle cells form the PDL by differentiating into PDL fibroblasts that secrete collagen and interact with fibers on the surface of adjacent bone and cementum
abnormal dental lamina morphology  
abnormal dental mesenchyme morphology  
abnormal dental papilla morphology  
abnormal dentin development +   
abnormal enamel development +   
abnormal enamel organ morphology +   
abnormal tooth eruption +   
abnormal tooth mineralization +   
abnormal tooth placode morphology +   
abnormal tooth root development  
arrest of tooth development  
growth retardation of incisors  
growth retardation of molars  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: abnormal dental sac morphology ;   abnormal tooth follicle morphology
Definition Sources: PMID:21035344

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