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MP term:absent limbs
Synonym: absence of limbs
Synonym: ectromelic limbs
MP id: MP:0000549
Definition: absence of the projecting paired appendages of an animal trunk, used in particular for movement and grasping; usually denotes the arm and/or legs in mammalian species
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-alimbs/digits/tail phenotype
                is-aabnormal limb morphology
                        is-aabnormal autopod morphology +
                        is-aabnormal forelimb morphology +
                        is-aabnormal hindlimb morphology +
                        is-aabnormal limb bone morphology +
                        is-aabnormal limb development +
                        is-aabnormal limb position
                        is-aabsent limbs [MP:0000549] (40 genotypes, 48 annotations)
                                is-aabsent forelimb
                                is-aabsent hindlimb
                        is-ahemimelia
                        is-along limbs
                        is-ashort limbs +

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04/08/2014
MGI 5.17
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