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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:abnormal thoracic cage morphology
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Accession:MP:0004624 term browser browse the term
Definition:any structural anomaly of the bony and cartilaginous structure enclosing the thoracic cavity, consisting of the thoracic vertebrae, ribs, costal cartilages, and sternum
Synonyms:exact_synonym: abnormal rib cage morphology;   abnormal ribcage morphology;   abnormal thoracic basket morphology

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
S F344-Oune/Kyo Oune IMP compared to F344 RGD PMID:26090680 RGD:10045933

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  mammalian phenotype 5374
    skeleton phenotype 434
      abnormal skeleton morphology 339
        abnormal axial skeleton morphology 43
          abnormal thoracic cage morphology 1
            abnormal costal cartilage morphology 0
            abnormal rib joint morphology + 0
            abnormal rib morphology + 1
            abnormal sternum morphology + 0
            abnormal thoracic cage shape 0
            abnormal thoracic vertebrae morphology + 0
            enlarged thoracic cage 0
            small thoracic cage 0
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