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MP term:increased brain size
Synonym: enlarged brain
Synonym: larger brain size
Synonym: macroencephaly
MP id: MP:0005238
Alternate id: MP:0000773
Definition: larger than the normal physical proportions of the brain
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal brain morphology
                                is-aabnormal brain size
                                        is-aabnormal brain weight +
                                        is-aabnormal forebrain size +
                                        is-aabnormal hindbrain size +
                                        is-aabnormal midbrain size +
                                        is-adecreased brain size +
                                        is-aincreased brain size [MP:0005238] (118 genotypes, 134 annotations)
                                                is-aincreased brain weight
                                                is-aincreased forebrain size +
                                                is-aincreased midbrain size +

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11/11/2014
MGI 5.20
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