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MP term:absent pituitary intermediate lobe
Synonym: absence of pituitary intermediate lobe
MP id: MP:0008367
Definition: absence 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 pituitary intermediate lobe morphology
                                                is-aabnormal melanotroph morphology
                                                is-aabsent pituitary intermediate lobe [MP:0008367] (2 genotypes, 2 annotations)
                                                is-aenlarged pituitary intermediate lobe +
                                                is-asmall pituitary intermediate lobe +


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 pituitary intermediate lobe morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal melanotroph morphology
                                                                is-aabsent pituitary intermediate lobe [MP:0008367] (2 genotypes, 2 annotations)
                                                                is-aenlarged pituitary intermediate lobe +
                                                                is-asmall pituitary intermediate lobe +

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