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CLINICAL MEASUREMENT - ANNOTATIONS

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 (http://rgd.mcw.edu/contact/index.shtml).

Term:liver wet weight to body weight ratio
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Accession:CMO:0002405 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated measurement in which the weight of the liver after excision from the body but without dessication is divided by total weight of the body, and the result presented as a ratio, fraction, quotient or percentage, thus normalizing it to body weight and, by extension, to the size of the organism.
Synonyms:related_synonym: liver wet weight as percentage of body weight



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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      organ morphological measurement 286
        liver morphological measurement 10
          liver size measurement 4
            liver weight 4
              liver wet weight 0
                liver wet weight to body weight ratio 0
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  clinical measurement 2369
    liver/biliary measurement 39
      liver measurement 39
        liver morphological measurement 10
          liver size measurement 4
            liver weight 4
              calculated liver weight 3
                liver weight to body weight ratio 3
                  liver wet weight to body weight ratio 0
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