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Term:
abnormal male preputial gland morphology (MP:0002717)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (18) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
abnormal female preputial gland morphology +   
abnormal male accessory sex gland morphology +   
abnormal male preputial gland morphology +   
any structural anomaly of the paired, lobulated, modified sebaceous glands of the corona, the neck of the glans penis, and the inner surface of the prepuce with pheromonal functions in male rodents; male preputial secretions strongly attract females, may accelerate estrus, and have been implicated in intermale aggression; homologous to the clitoral glands (aka female preputial glands) in female rodents; there is no true anatomical equivalent in humans
abnormal male urethral gland morphology 
abnormal penile bone morphology +   
abnormal testis morphology +   
squamous metaplasia of preputial gland  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: abnormal preputial glands ;   preputial gland dysplasia
Broad Synonyms: abnormal preputial gland morphology
Related Synonyms: abnormal Tyson's glands
Definition Sources: MGI:anna

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