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MP term:absent spleen white pulp
Synonym: absent splenic white pulp
Synonym: failure of spleen white pulp formation
MP id: MP:0005046
Definition: absence of the parenchymatous tissue of the spleen that surrounds splenic blood vessels, consists of compact masses of lymphatic cells and is where foreign material removed from the blood is used to initiate an immune reaction that results in the production of antibodies
Number of paths to term: 2

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-ahematopoietic system phenotype
                is-aabnormal hematopoietic system morphology/development
                        is-aabnormal spleen morphology
                                is-aabnormal spleen white pulp morphology
                                        is-aabnormal metallophilic macrophage morphology
                                        is-aabnormal spleen B cell follicle morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal spleen central arteriole morphology
                                        is-aabnormal spleen marginal sinus morphology
                                        is-aabnormal spleen marginal zone morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal spleen periarteriolar lymphoid sheath morphology
                                        is-aabsent spleen white pulp [MP:0005046] (7 genotypes, 7 annotations)
                                        is-adecreased spleen white pulp amount
                                        is-aincreased spleen white pulp amount
                                        is-aintermingled spleen red and white pulp


mammalian phenotype
        is-aimmune system phenotype
                is-aabnormal immune system morphology
                        is-aabnormal immune system organ morphology
                                is-aabnormal spleen morphology
                                        is-aabnormal spleen white pulp morphology
                                                is-aabnormal metallophilic macrophage morphology
                                                is-aabnormal spleen B cell follicle morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal spleen central arteriole morphology
                                                is-aabnormal spleen marginal sinus morphology
                                                is-aabnormal spleen marginal zone morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal spleen periarteriolar lymphoid sheath morphology
                                                is-aabsent spleen white pulp [MP:0005046] (7 genotypes, 7 annotations)
                                                is-adecreased spleen white pulp amount
                                                is-aincreased spleen white pulp amount
                                                is-aintermingled spleen red and white pulp

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