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MP term:abnormal vibrissa morphology
Synonym: abnormal contour hair morphology
Synonym: abnormal sinus hair morphology
Synonym: abnormal touch hair morphology
Synonym: abnormal vibrissae morphology
Synonym: abnormal whiskers morphology
Synonym: vibrissae abnormalities
Synonym: vibrissae defects
Synonym: vibrissae: dysmorphology
Synonym: vibrissae dysplasia
MP id: MP:0002098
Alternate id: MP:0001271
Definition: any structural anomaly of the stiff hairs projecting from the face around the nose of most mammals which act as touch receptors
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mammalian phenotype
        is-aintegument phenotype
                is-aabnormal skin adnexa morphology
                        is-aabnormal arrector pilli muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal coat/ hair morphology +
                        is-aabnormal hair follicle morphology +
                        is-aabnormal hair follicle orientation
                        is-aabnormal hypodermis morphology +
                        is-aabnormal mammary gland morphology +
                        is-aabnormal nail morphology +
                        is-aabnormal sebaceous gland morphology +
                        is-aabnormal sweat gland morphology +
                        is-aabnormal vibrissa follicle morphology
                        is-aabnormal vibrissa morphology [MP:0002098] (291 genotypes, 396 annotations)
                                is-aabnormal vibrissa number
                                is-aabsent vibrissae
                                is-acurly vibrissae
                                is-adelayed emergence of vibrissae
                                is-aincreased vibrissae length
                                is-akinked vibrissae
                                is-aloss of vibrissae
                                is-ashort vibrissae
                                is-asparse vibrissae
                                is-atangled vibrissae
                                is-awavy vibrissae
                        is-aswellings +

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