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MP term:abnormal diencephalon morphology
Synonym: abnormal betweenbrain morphology
Synonym: abnormal interbrain morphology
Synonym: abnormal thalamencephalon morphology
Synonym: diencephalon dysplasia
MP id: MP:0000830
Definition: any structural anomaly of the paired caudal parts of the prosencephalon from which the thalamus, hypothalamus, epithalamus and subthalamus are derived; these regions regulate autonomic, visceral and endocrine function, and process information directed to the cerebral cortex
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal brain morphology
                                is-aabnormal forebrain morphology
                                        is-aabnormal basal ganglion morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal diencephalon morphology [MP:0000830] (423 genotypes, 728 annotations)
                                                is-aabnormal epithalamus morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal globus pallidus morphology
                                                is-aabnormal hypothalamus morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal mammillary body morphology
                                                is-aabnormal pituitary gland morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal subthalamus morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal thalamus morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal third ventricle morphology +
                                                is-aabsent diencephalon
                                                is-adiencephalon hyperplasia
                                                is-adiencephalon hypoplasia
                                        is-aabnormal forebrain development +
                                        is-aabnormal forebrain size +
                                        is-aabnormal limbic system morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal telencephalon morphology +
                                        is-aabsent forebrain
                                        is-aforebrain atrophy

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