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MP term:absent enterocytes
Synonym: absence of enterocytes
Synonym: absence of intestinal cell
Synonym: absent intestinal cell
Synonym: loss of enterocyte
Synonym: loss of intestinal cell
MP id: MP:0000487
Alternate id: MP:0000347
Definition: absence of the epithelial cells that have an apical plasma membrane folded into microvilli to provide ample surface for the absorption of nutrients from the intestinal lumen
Number of paths to term: 1

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

mammalian phenotype
        is-adigestive/alimentary phenotype
                is-aabnormal digestive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal intestine morphology
                                is-aabnormal intestinal epithelium morphology
                                        is-aabnormal enterocyte morphology
                                                is-aabnormal enterocyte cell number
                                                        is-adecreased enterocyte cell number
                                                                is-aabsent enterocytes [MP:0000487] (2 genotypes, 2 annotations)

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