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Term:
impaired basement membrane formation (MP:0003044)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
abnormal basal lamina morphology  
abnormal cochlear basement membrane morphology  
impaired basement membrane formation  
defect in the development of the extracellular supportive tissue closely adjacent to the basal surface of the epithelium of muscle cells, fat cells and Schwann cells, which is comprised of type IV collagen, laminin, and sulfated proteoglycans and other components

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: impaired basement lamina formation
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8

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