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MP term:otic vesicle hypoplasia
Synonym: acoustic vesicle hypoplasia
Synonym: auditory vesicle hypoplasia
Synonym: hypoplastic otic vesicle
Synonym: hypoplastic otocyst
Synonym: otocyst hypoplasia
MP id: MP:0004311
Definition: underdevelopment of the simple epithelial sac formed from the otic placode that gives rise to the structures of the inner ear, usually due to a reduction in cell number
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-ahearing/vestibular/ear phenotype
                is-aabnormal ear morphology
                        is-aabnormal ear development
                                is-aabnormal otic vesicle morphology
                                        is-asmall otic vesicle
                                                is-aotic vesicle hypoplasia [MP:0004311] (5 genotypes, 5 annotations)

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