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MP term:abnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology
Synonym: abnormal male germinal epithelium morphology
Synonym: abnormal seminiferous epithelium morphology
MP id: MP:0011750
Alternate id: MP:0006304
Definition: any structural anomaly of the stratified epithelial lining of the seminiferous tubules, consisting of the developing spermatozoa and the supporting Sertoli cells, which are tall, columnar type cells that line the tubule
Number of paths to term: 3

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal sex gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                is-aabnormal Leydig cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology [MP:0011750] (108 genotypes, 120 annotations)
                                                        is-aabnormal Sertoli cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule size +
                                                is-adilated seminiferous tubules
                                                is-aseminiferous tubule degeneration


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal male reproductive system morphology
                                is-aabnormal male genitalia morphology
                                        is-aabnormal internal male genitalia morphology
                                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal Leydig cell morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology [MP:0011750] (108 genotypes, 120 annotations)
                                                                        is-aabnormal Sertoli cell morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule size +
                                                                is-adilated seminiferous tubules
                                                                is-aseminiferous tubule degeneration


mammalian phenotype
        is-areproductive system phenotype
                is-aabnormal reproductive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal sex gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal testis morphology
                                        is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule morphology
                                                is-aabnormal Leydig cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal peritubular myoid cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule epithelium morphology [MP:0011750] (108 genotypes, 120 annotations)
                                                        is-aabnormal Sertoli cell morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal seminiferous tubule size +
                                                is-adilated seminiferous tubules
                                                is-aseminiferous tubule degeneration

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