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MP term:abnormal thyroid parafollicular C-cell morphology
Synonym: abnormal C cell morphology
Synonym: abnormal C cell of thyroid gland morphology
Synonym: abnormal clear cell of thyroid gland morphology
Synonym: abnormal parafollicular cell of thyroid gland morphology
Synonym: abnormal thyroid clear cell morphology
Synonym: abnormal thyroid parafollicular C-cells
Synonym: abnormal thyroid parafollicular cell morphology
MP id: MP:0004698
Definition: any structural anomaly of the neuroepithelial secretory cells that occur singly or in small groups, close to the outer follicular borders but within the follicular basement membrane of the thyroid; these cells secrete calcitonin, 5-hydroxytryptamine and dopamine
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mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal endocrine gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal thyroid gland morphology
                                        is-aabnormal thyroid follicle morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal thyroid gland development +
                                        is-aabnormal thyroid gland isthmus morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal thyroid parafollicular C-cell morphology [MP:0004698] (2 genotypes, 2 annotations)
                                                is-aabsent thyroid parafollicular C-cells
                                        is-aabsent lobe of thyroid gland
                                        is-aathyroidism +
                                        is-aectopic thyroid gland
                                        is-aenlarged thyroid gland +
                                        is-asmall thyroid gland +
                                        is-athyroid cyst

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