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MP term:narrow eye opening
Synonym: blepharophimosis
Synonym: blepharostenosis
Synonym: closer eyelid folds
Synonym: closer roots of eyelids
Synonym: narrow palpebral fissure
Synonym: reduced palpebral fissure size
Synonym: slit eyes
Synonym: small eyelid aperture
MP id: MP:0005287
Definition: less than the normal distance from one eyelid to the other without fusion of the eyelid margins
Number of paths to term: 1

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-avision/eye phenotype
                is-aabnormal eye morphology
                        is-aabnormal eyelid morphology
                                is-aabnormal eyelid aperture
                                        is-aeyelid retraction
                                        is-anarrow eye opening [MP:0005287] (51 genotypes, 51 annotations)

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last database update
12/16/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory