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MP term:abnormal pituitary intermediate lobe morphology
Synonym: intermediate part of adenohypophysis
Synonym: Pars intermedia
MP id: MP:0008130
Definition: any structural anomaly of the thin boundary between the adenohypophysis and neurohypophysis of the pituitary that produces melanocyte stimulating hormone (MSH); this area is small or absent in mammalian adults
Number of paths to term: 2

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 neuroendocrine gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal pituitary gland morphology
                                        is-aabnormal adenohypophysis morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal neurohypophysis morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal pituitary gland development +
                                        is-aabnormal pituitary gland size +
                                        is-aabnormal pituitary intermediate lobe morphology [MP:0008130] (18 genotypes, 21 annotations)
                                                is-aabnormal melanotroph morphology
                                                is-aabsent pituitary intermediate lobe
                                                is-aenlarged pituitary intermediate lobe +
                                                is-asmall pituitary intermediate lobe +
                                        is-aabsent pituitary gland
                                        is-aectopic pituitary gland
                                        is-apituitary gland peliosis +


mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal brain morphology
                                is-aabnormal forebrain morphology
                                        is-aabnormal diencephalon morphology
                                                is-aabnormal pituitary gland morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal adenohypophysis morphology +
                                                        is-aabnormal neurohypophysis morphology +
                                                        is-aabnormal pituitary gland development +
                                                        is-aabnormal pituitary gland size +
                                                        is-aabnormal pituitary intermediate lobe morphology [MP:0008130] (18 genotypes, 21 annotations)
                                                                is-aabnormal melanotroph morphology
                                                                is-aabsent pituitary intermediate lobe
                                                                is-aenlarged pituitary intermediate lobe +
                                                                is-asmall pituitary intermediate lobe +
                                                        is-aabsent pituitary gland
                                                        is-aectopic pituitary gland
                                                        is-apituitary gland peliosis +

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