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Term:
absent vomeronasal organ (MP:0013595)
Annotations: Rat: (0) Mouse: (7) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
abnormal vomeronasal sensory neuron morphology  
absent vomeronasal organ  
lacking the tubular, crescent-sensory organ with a luminal epithelium that contains chemosensitive receptor cells with microvilli that are thought to detect pheromones and transmit signals to the remainder of the accessory olfactory system
small vomeronasal organ  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: absent Jacobson organ ;   absent Jacobson's organ ;   absent VNO ;   absent organon vomeronasale ;   absent organum vomeronasale
Definition Sources: MGI:csmith

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