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MP term:demyelination
Synonym: myelin degeneration
Synonym: myelin destruction
MP id: MP:0000921
Alternate id: MP:0010049
Definition: a partial absence or patchy, incomplete area of a myelin sheath over all or part of an axon or fiber tract due to degeneration or destruction of the myelin sheath
Number of paths to term: 1

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

mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system physiology
                        is-aabnormal myelination
                                is-ademyelination [MP:0000921] (214 genotypes, 214 annotations)

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