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The Mouse Adult Gross Anatomy Ontology and Mammalian Phenotype Ontology are downloaded weekly from the Mouse Genome Informatics databases at Jackson Laboratories ( For more information about these ontologies, see the MGI Publications Page at

Term:cerebral amyloid angiopathy
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Definition:a pathological condition where there is a deposition of amyloid in the walls of the small cerebral vessels which supply the brain; this results in an increased risk of infarcts and/or intracerebral hemorrhage, possibly resulting in dementia

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
S F344-Tg(Prp-APP,Prp-PS1)19/Rrrc IAGP compared to wild type littermate; RGD PMID:23575824 RGD:10401209

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  mammalian phenotype 5370
    homeostasis/metabolism phenotype 1392
      abnormal amyloid deposition 4
        amyloidosis 4
          cerebral amyloid angiopathy 1
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  mammalian phenotype 5370
    nervous system phenotype 361
      abnormal nervous system morphology 209
        abnormal brain morphology 136
          abnormal forebrain morphology 79
            abnormal telencephalon morphology 25
              abnormal cerebral hemisphere morphology 15
                cerebral amyloid angiopathy 1
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