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MP term:abnormal sternum morphology
Synonym: sternum defect
Synonym: sternum dysplasia
MP id: MP:0000157
Definition: any structural anomaly of the long flat bone of the chest that articulates with clavicle and first seven rib pairs; from rostral to caudal positions, the sternum consists of three parts: manubrium, body, and xiphoid process
Number of paths to term: 2

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-askeleton phenotype
                is-aabnormal skeleton morphology
                        is-aabnormal appendicular skeleton morphology
                                is-aabnormal pectoral girdle bone morphology
                                        is-aabnormal clavicle morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal scapula morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal sternum morphology [MP:0000157] (362 genotypes, 565 annotations)
                                                is-aabnormal rib-sternum attachment +
                                                is-aabnormal sternebra morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal sternum body morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal sternum manubrium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal sternum ossification +
                                                is-aabnormal xiphoid process morphology +
                                                is-aabsent sternum
                                                is-ashort sternum
                                                is-asplit sternum
                                                is-asternum hypoplasia
                                                is-awide sternum


mammalian phenotype
        is-askeleton phenotype
                is-aabnormal skeleton morphology
                        is-aabnormal axial skeleton morphology
                                is-aabnormal thoracic cage morphology
                                        is-aabnormal costal cartilage morphology
                                        is-aabnormal rib attachment +
                                        is-aabnormal rib morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal sternum morphology [MP:0000157] (362 genotypes, 565 annotations)
                                                is-aabnormal rib-sternum attachment +
                                                is-aabnormal sternebra morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal sternum body morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal sternum manubrium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal sternum ossification +
                                                is-aabnormal xiphoid process morphology +
                                                is-aabsent sternum
                                                is-ashort sternum
                                                is-asplit sternum
                                                is-asternum hypoplasia
                                                is-awide sternum
                                        is-aabnormal thoracic cage shape
                                        is-aabnormal thoracic vertebrae morphology +
                                        is-aenlarged thoracic cage
                                        is-asmall thoracic cage

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