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MP term:decreased number of peritubular myoid cells
Synonym: reduced number of peritubular contractile cells
Synonym: reduced PTM cell numbers
MP id: MP:0006421
Definition: reduced number of the flattened smooth myoepithelial cells of mesodermal origin that lie just outside the basal lamina of the seminiferous tubule
Number of paths to term: 3

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal sex gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology
                                                        is-adecreased number of peritubular myoid cells [MP:0006421] (3 genotypes, 3 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal male reproductive system morphology
                                is-aabnormal male genitalia morphology
                                        is-aabnormal internal male genitalia morphology
                                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology
                                                                        is-adecreased number of peritubular myoid cells [MP:0006421] (3 genotypes, 3 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal sex gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology
                                                        is-adecreased number of peritubular myoid cells [MP:0006421] (3 genotypes, 3 annotations)

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