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MP term:microphthalmia
Synonym: decreased eye size
Synonym: microphthalamos
Synonym: small eyes
MP id: MP:0001297
Alternate id: Fyler:4877
Definition: reduced average size of the eyes; generally refers to a congenital defect
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-avision/eye phenotype
                is-aabnormal eye morphology
                        is-aabnormal eye size
                                is-amacrophthalmia +
                                is-amicrophthalmia [MP:0001297] (433 genotypes, 433 annotations)
                                        is-aposterior microphthalmia
                                is-aphthisis bulbi

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last database update
12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
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