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MP term:abnormal vitamin A level
Synonym: abnormal retinaldehyde level
Synonym: abnormal retinal level
Synonym: abnormal retinoic acid level
Synonym: abnormal retinol level
MP id: MP:0011232
Definition: any anomaly in the concentration of any of the vitamin A compounds, retinol, retinal (retinaldehyde) and retinoic acid; animals can not synthesize vitamin A de novo, but form it through oxidative cleavage of carotenoids supplied in the diet
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-ahomeostasis/metabolism phenotype
                is-aabnormal homeostasis
                        is-aabnormal vitamin homeostasis
                                is-aabnormal vitamin level
                                        is-aabnormal fat-soluble vitamin level
                                                is-aabnormal vitamin A level [MP:0011232] (23 genotypes, 24 annotations)
                                                        is-aabnormal retinol level
                                                is-aabnormal vitamin D level +
                                                is-aabnormal vitamin E level

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