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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Abnormal neuron morphology
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Accession:HP:0012757 term browser browse the term
Definition:A structural anomaly of a neuron. Neurons are electrically excitable cells that transmit signals throughout the body. Neurons employ both electrical and chemical components in the transmission of information. Neurons are connected to other neurons at synapses and connected to effector organs or cells at neuroeffector junctions.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Abnormal neuron shape;   Abnormal neuronal morphology
 xref: UMLS:C4022739

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the nervous system 0
        Abnormal nervous system morphology 0
          Abnormal neuron morphology 0
            Abnormal motor neuron morphology + 0
            Abnormal neuron branching + 0
            Multinucleated neuron 0
            Neurite dystrophy 0
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