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MP term:abnormal tympanic membrane morphology
Synonym: abnormal drum membrane morphology
Synonym: abnormal eardrum morphology
Synonym: abnormal membrana tympani morphology
Synonym: abnormal myringa morphology
Synonym: abnormal myrinx morphology
MP id: MP:0006018
Definition: any structural anomaly of the thin, tense membrane forming the greater part of the lateral wall of the tympanic cavity and separating it from the external acoustic meatus; the tympanic membrane constitutes the boundary between the external and middle ear
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mammalian phenotype
        is-ahearing/vestibular/ear phenotype
                is-aabnormal ear morphology
                        is-aabnormal middle ear morphology
                                is-aabnormal auditory tube +
                                is-aabnormal middle ear ossicle morphology +
                                is-aabnormal oval window morphology
                                is-aabnormal round window morphology
                                is-aabnormal tympanic membrane morphology [MP:0006018] (11 genotypes, 12 annotations)
                                        is-aabsent tympanic membrane
                                is-aabnormal tympanic ring morphology +

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