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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:hind limb morphological measurement
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Accession:CMO:0000388 term browser browse the term
Definition:Measurement of the physical form or structure of a posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animals. In quadrupeds, the appendage(s) farthest from the head of the animal.
Synonyms:related_synonym: back leg morphological measurement;   hind leg morphological measurement

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
Q Plsm2 Polydactyly-luxate syndrome (PLS) morphotypes QTL 2 IDA RGD PMID:8997636 RGD:632346 NCBI chr 4:131,834,282...176,834,282 JBrowse link

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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      limb morphological measurement 3
        hind limb morphological measurement 1
          distal hind limb circumference 0
          hind foot morphological measurement + 1
          hind limb length 0
          hind limb weight 0
          proximal hind limb circumference 0
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