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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:increased teratoma incidence
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Definition:higher than normal incidence of generally benign germ cell-derived tumors of male or female containing derivatives from all three germ layers with differentiation in the malignant form being poor; malignant tumors are highly metatstatic
Synonyms:related_synonym: teratoma

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  mammalian phenotype 4987
    neoplasm 229
      altered tumor susceptibility 222
        abnormal tumor incidence 211
          abnormal classified tumor incidence 101
            increased classified tumor incidence 101
              increased teratoma incidence 0
                increased ovarian teratoma incidence 0
                increased teratocarcinoma incidence 0
                increased testicular teratoma incidence 0
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