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MP term:seminiferous tubule degeneration
Synonym: degeneration of seminiferous tubules
MP id: MP:0001154
Definition: a retrogressive impairment of function or destruction of the tubules in the testes where spermatogenesis occurs
Number of paths to term: 3

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal sex gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                is-aabnormal Leydig cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule size +
                                                is-adilated seminiferous tubules
                                                is-aseminiferous tubule degeneration [MP:0001154] (103 genotypes, 103 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal male reproductive system morphology
                                is-aabnormal male genitalia morphology
                                        is-aabnormal internal male genitalia morphology
                                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal Leydig cell morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule size +
                                                                is-adilated seminiferous tubules
                                                                is-aseminiferous tubule degeneration [MP:0001154] (103 genotypes, 103 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal sex gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                is-aabnormal Leydig cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule size +
                                                is-adilated seminiferous tubules
                                                is-aseminiferous tubule degeneration [MP:0001154] (103 genotypes, 103 annotations)

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