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MP term:small thoracic cavity
MP id: MP:0004734
Definition: reduced size of the cavity in the vertebrate body enclosed by the ribcage between the diaphragm and the neck, and contains the lungs, heart, thoracic aorta, pulmonary artery and its branches, thymus gland, and the respiratory airway
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-agrowth/size/body phenotype
                is-aabnormal chest morphology
                        is-aabnormal thoracic cavity morphology
                                is-aenlarged thoracic cavity
                                is-asmall thoracic cavity [MP:0004734] (16 genotypes, 16 annotations)

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07/23/2014
MGI 5.19
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