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MP term:thymus atrophy
Synonym: atrophic thymus
Synonym: atrophied thymus
Synonym: thymic atrophy
MP id: MP:0003644
Definition: acquired diminution of the size of the thymus associated with wasting as from death and reabsorbtion of cells, diminished cellular proliferation, decreased cellular volume, pressure, ischemia, malnutrition, reduced function or malfunction, or hormonal changes
Number of paths to term: 4

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 thymus morphology
                                is-aabnormal thymus size
                                        is-asmall thymus
                                                is-adecreased thymus weight
                                                is-athymus atrophy [MP:0003644] (82 genotypes, 82 annotations)
                                                is-athymus hypoplasia


mammalian phenotype
        is-ahematopoietic system phenotype
                is-aabnormal hematopoietic system morphology/development
                        is-aabnormal thymus morphology
                                is-aabnormal thymus size
                                        is-asmall thymus
                                                is-adecreased thymus weight
                                                is-athymus atrophy [MP:0003644] (82 genotypes, 82 annotations)
                                                is-athymus hypoplasia


mammalian phenotype
        is-aimmune system phenotype
                is-aabnormal immune system morphology
                        is-aabnormal immune system organ morphology
                                is-aabnormal lymph organ size
                                        is-aabnormal thymus size
                                                is-asmall thymus
                                                        is-adecreased thymus weight
                                                        is-athymus atrophy [MP:0003644] (82 genotypes, 82 annotations)
                                                        is-athymus hypoplasia


mammalian phenotype
        is-aimmune system phenotype
                is-aabnormal immune system morphology
                        is-aabnormal immune system organ morphology
                                is-aabnormal thymus morphology
                                        is-aabnormal thymus size
                                                is-asmall thymus
                                                        is-adecreased thymus weight
                                                        is-athymus atrophy [MP:0003644] (82 genotypes, 82 annotations)
                                                        is-athymus hypoplasia

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