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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:phenylephrine-induced blood vessel contractile force expressed as percent of force at baseline
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Accession:CMO:0002459 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated measurement in which the difference between the contractile force of a blood vessel in response to a specified dosage of phenylephrine and the baseline contractile force exerted by that vessel in the absence of any external stimuli, is divided by the baseline contractile force measurement and the result expressed as a percentage. Phenylephrine is an adrenergic drug that is a powerful vasoconstrictor.
Synonyms:related_synonym: phenylephrine-induced blood vessel constriction expressed as percent of force at baseline



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  clinical measurement 2369
    chemical response/sensitivity measurement 0
      phenylephrine response/sensitivity measurement 0
        phenylephrine-induced blood vessel contractile force expressed as percent of force at baseline 0
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  clinical measurement 2369
    cardiovascular measurement 610
      blood vessel measurement 44
        blood vessel constriction measurement 0
          blood vessel contractile force measurement 0
            calculated blood vessel contractile force measurement 0
              vasoconstrictor-induced blood vessel contractile force expressed as percent of force at baseline 0
                phenylephrine-induced blood vessel contractile force expressed as percent of force at baseline 0
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