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MP term:skeletal muscle fiber atrophy
MP id: MP:0009413
Definition: acquired diminution of the size of skeletal muscle fibers associated with wasting as from death and reabsorbtion of cells, diminished cellular proliferation, decreased cellular volume, pressure, ischemia, malnutrition, reduced function or malfunction, or hormonal changes; occurs with age, immobilization, weightlessness, malnutrition or denervation
Number of paths to term: 5

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal muscle fiber morphology
                                is-aabnormal skeletal muscle fiber morphology
                                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle fiber size
                                                is-adecreased skeletal muscle fiber size
                                                        is-adecreased skeletal muscle fiber diameter
                                                        is-askeletal muscle fiber atrophy [MP:0009413] (33 genotypes, 33 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle morphology
                                is-aabnormal skeletal muscle fiber morphology
                                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle fiber size
                                                is-adecreased skeletal muscle fiber size
                                                        is-adecreased skeletal muscle fiber diameter
                                                        is-askeletal muscle fiber atrophy [MP:0009413] (33 genotypes, 33 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle morphology
                                is-aabnormal skeletal muscle mass
                                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle size
                                                is-adecreased skeletal muscle size
                                                        is-askeletal muscle atrophy
                                                                is-askeletal muscle fiber atrophy [MP:0009413] (33 genotypes, 33 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle morphology
                                is-aabnormal skeletal muscle mass
                                        is-adecreased skeletal muscle mass
                                                is-adecreased skeletal muscle size
                                                        is-askeletal muscle atrophy
                                                                is-askeletal muscle fiber atrophy [MP:0009413] (33 genotypes, 33 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-amuscular atrophy
                                is-askeletal muscle atrophy
                                        is-askeletal muscle fiber atrophy [MP:0009413] (33 genotypes, 33 annotations)

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