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MP term:abnormal tail morphology
Synonym: abnormal tail structure
Synonym: extremities: tail dysmorphology
Synonym: tail abnormalities
Synonym: tail dysplasia
Synonym: tail structure abnormalities
MP id: MP:0002111
Alternate id: MP:0000584, MP:0005173
Definition: any structural anomaly of the flexible elongated appendage located at the caudal end of the torso in many species; it is usually continuous with the vertebral column
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-alimbs/digits/tail phenotype
                is-aabnormal limb morphology +
                is-aabnormal tail morphology [MP:0002111] (1073 genotypes, 1522 annotations)
                        is-aabnormal caudal vertebrae morphology +
                        is-aabnormal tail development +
                        is-aabnormal tail length +
                        is-aabnormal tail pigmentation +
                        is-aabnormal tail position or orientation
                        is-aabnormal tail tip morphology +
                        is-aabsent tail
                        is-abifurcated tail
                        is-acurly tail
                        is-agreasy tail
                        is-ahairless tail
                        is-akinked tail
                        is-atail necrosis
                        is-atail wound +
                        is-athick tail
                        is-athin tail
                        is-avestigial tail
                        is-awavy tail

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