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MP term:decreased somatotroph cell number
Synonym: decreased growth hormone secreting cell number
Synonym: decreased somatotrope number
Synonym: decreased somatotrophin secreting cell number
Synonym: decreased somatotropic cell number
Synonym: decreased somatotropin secreting cell number
Synonym: decreased somatrophic cell number
Synonym: reduced growth hormone secreting cell number
Synonym: reduced somatotrope number
Synonym: reduced somatotrophin secreting cell number
Synonym: reduced somatotropic cell number
Synonym: reduced somatotropin secreting cell number
Synonym: reduced somatrophic cell number
MP id: MP:0008329
Definition: reduced number of an acidophilic cell of the anterior pituitary that produces growth hormone, somatotropin
Number of paths to term: 2

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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 somatotroph morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal somatotroph cell nucleus +
                                                        is-adecreased somatotroph cell number [MP:0008329] (23 genotypes, 23 annotations)
                                                                is-aabsent somatotrophs
                                                        is-adecreased somatotroph cell size
                                                        is-adecreased somatotroph secretory granule number +
                                                        is-aincreased somatotroph cell number
                                                        is-aincreased somatotroph cell size


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 somatotroph morphology
                                                                        is-aabnormal somatotroph cell nucleus +
                                                                        is-adecreased somatotroph cell number [MP:0008329] (23 genotypes, 23 annotations)
                                                                                is-aabsent somatotrophs
                                                                        is-adecreased somatotroph cell size
                                                                        is-adecreased somatotroph secretory granule number +
                                                                        is-aincreased somatotroph cell number
                                                                        is-aincreased somatotroph cell size

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