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MP term:ectopic Leydig cells
Synonym: heterotopic Leydig cells
MP id: MP:0006427
Definition: abnormal position of the interstitial cells of the seminiferous tubules, which normally reside in the peritubular space and extend from the coelomic surface to the dorsal surface of the gonad
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 Leydig cell morphology
                                                        is-aabsent Leydig cells
                                                        is-aectopic Leydig cells [MP:0006427] (1 genotype, 1 annotation)
                                                        is-aLeydig cell hyperplasia
                                                        is-aLeydig cell hypoplasia


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 Leydig cell morphology
                                                                        is-aabsent Leydig cells
                                                                        is-aectopic Leydig cells [MP:0006427] (1 genotype, 1 annotation)
                                                                        is-aLeydig cell hyperplasia
                                                                        is-aLeydig cell hypoplasia


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 Leydig cell morphology
                                                        is-aabsent Leydig cells
                                                        is-aectopic Leydig cells [MP:0006427] (1 genotype, 1 annotation)
                                                        is-aLeydig cell hyperplasia
                                                        is-aLeydig cell hypoplasia

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