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MP term:vestibular ganglion hypoplasia
Synonym: hypoplastic Scarpa's ganglion
Synonym: Scarpa ganglion hypoplasia
MP id: MP:0006409
Definition: underdevelopment or reduced size, usually due to a reduced number of cell bodies, in the group of bipolar sensory nerve cell bodies concerned with equilibration that form a swelling on the vestibular part of the eighth cranial nerve in the fundus of the internal acoustic meatus
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal somatic nervous system morphology
                                is-aabnormal cranial ganglia morphology
                                        is-aabnormal vestibular ganglion morphology
                                                is-asmall vestibular ganglion
                                                        is-avestibular ganglion hypoplasia [MP:0006409] (4 genotypes, 4 annotations)

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07/15/2014
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