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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

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Accession:MP:0005150 term browser browse the term
Definition:general weight loss and wasting occurring in the course of chronic disease
Synonyms:exact_synonym: emaciation;   wasting

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  mammalian phenotype 5368
    growth/size/body region phenotype 808
      abnormal postnatal growth/weight/body size 614
        abnormal body size 603
          abnormal body weight 589
            decreased body weight 254
              weight loss 37
                cachexia 0
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