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MP term:decreased primordial germ cell number
Synonym: decreased PGC number
Synonym: reduced PGC number
Synonym: reduced primordial germ cell number
MP id: MP:0008392
Definition: reduced number of a mesodermally-derived, most primitive undifferentiated sex cell, that originates in the allantois and migrates through the hindgut and into the gonadal ridge
Number of paths to term: 2

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal gametogenesis
                                is-aabnormal germ cell morphology
                                        is-aabnormal primordial germ cell morphology
                                                is-adecreased primordial germ cell number [MP:0008392] (83 genotypes, 88 annotations)
                                                        is-aabsent primordial germ cells
                                                is-aincreased primordial germ cell number


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal gametogenesis
                                is-aabnormal germ cell morphology
                                        is-adecreased germ cell number
                                                is-aabsent germ cells +
                                                is-adecreased male germ cell number +
                                                is-adecreased oocyte number +
                                                is-adecreased primordial germ cell number [MP:0008392] (83 genotypes, 88 annotations)
                                                        is-aabsent primordial germ cells

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