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MP term:abnormal parathyroid gland morphology
Synonym: abnormal parathyroid glands
Synonym: parathyroid gland dysplasia
MP id: MP:0000678
Alternate id: MP:0001735
Definition: any structural anomaly of one of the two small, paired endocrine glands, usually found embedded in the connective tissue capsule on the posterior surface of the thyroid gland; they secrete parathyroid hormone (PTH) that regulates calcium and phosphorous metabolism
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mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal endocrine gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal adrenal gland morphology +
                                is-aabnormal endocrine pancreas morphology +
                                is-aabnormal neuroendocrine gland morphology +
                                is-aabnormal parathyroid gland morphology [MP:0000678] (48 genotypes, 63 annotations)
                                        is-aabnormal parathyroid gland capsule morphology
                                        is-aabnormal parathyroid gland chief cell morphology
                                        is-aabnormal parathyroid gland development
                                        is-aabsent parathyroid glands
                                        is-aectopic parathyroid gland
                                        is-aenlarged parathyroid gland +
                                        is-apigmented parathyroid gland
                                        is-asmall parathyroid gland +
                                is-aabnormal thymus morphology +
                                is-aabnormal thyroid gland morphology +
                                is-aabnormal ultimobranchial body morphology +

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