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MP term:kidney atrophy
Synonym: renal atrophy
MP id: MP:0004970
Alternate id: MP:0003013
Definition: acquired diminution of the size of the kidney 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: 1

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system morphology
                        is-aabnormal kidney morphology
                                is-aabnormal kidney size
                                        is-asmall kidney
                                                is-adecreased kidney weight
                                                is-akidney atrophy [MP:0004970] (93 genotypes, 122 annotations)
                                                        is-akidney cortex atrophy
                                                        is-akidney medulla atrophy
                                                        is-arenal glomerulus atrophy
                                                        is-arenal tubule atrophy
                                                is-arenal hypoplasia

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04/08/2014
MGI 5.17
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