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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:renal cortex cross-sectional area
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Accession:CMO:0003812 term browser browse the term
Definition:A measurement of the outer extent of a plane perpendicular through the hilum, the opening on the medial margin of the kidney leading into the renal sinus. Its value may be calculated from or measured via a microscopic image.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: kidney cortex cross-sectional area
 xref: PMID:3199667

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        kidney morphological measurement 86
          renal cortex morphological measurement 0
            renal cortex cross-sectional area 0
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