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MP term:decreased quadriceps weight
Synonym: decreased quadriceps extensor weight
Synonym: decreased quadriceps femoris weight
Synonym: decreased quadriceps muscle weight
Synonym: decreased quads weight
Synonym: reduced quadriceps extensor weight
Synonym: reduced quadriceps femoris weight
Synonym: reduced quadriceps muscle weight
Synonym: reduced quadriceps weight
Synonym: reduced quads weight
MP id: MP:0010227
Definition: reduction in the weight of the group of four muscles (rectus femoris, vastus intermedius, vastus lateralis, and vastus medialis) which extend down the front of the thigh and are the major extensors of the knee joint
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle morphology
                                is-aabnormal hypaxial muscle morphology
                                        is-aabnormal quadriceps morphology
                                                is-aabnormal quadriceps weight
                                                        is-adecreased quadriceps weight [MP:0010227] (10 genotypes, 10 annotations)
                                                        is-aincreased quadriceps weight

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