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MP term:abnormal vitamin A metabolism
Synonym: abnormal retinaldehyde metabolism
Synonym: abnormal retinal metabolism
Synonym: abnormal retinoic acid metabolism
Synonym: abnormal retinol metabolism
MP id: MP:0011233
Definition: altered ability to metabolize 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 response to vitamins
                                is-aabnormal vitamin A metabolism [MP:0011233] (15 genotypes, 15 annotations)
                                        is-aabnormal retinol metabolism
                                is-aabnormal vitamin absorption
                                is-aabnormal vitamin level +

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