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asthma (DOID:2841)
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Synonyms: bronchial hyperreactivity; chronic obstructive asthma; chronic obstructive asthma with acute exacerbation; chronic obstructive asthma with status asthmaticus; Exercise induced asthma; exercise-induced asthma
Alt IDs: OMIM:600807, DOID:12703, DOID:13829, DOID:13830, DOID:2840, DOID:5783, EFO:0000270, ICD10CM:J45, ICD9CM:493, ICD9CM:493.9, KEGG:05310, MESH:D001249, NCI:C28397, UMLS_CUI:C0004096
Definition: A bronchial disease that is characterized by chronic inflammation and narrowing of the airways, which is caused by a combination of environmental and genetic factors. The disease has_symptom recurring periods of wheezing (a whistling sound while breathing), has_symptom chest tightness, has_symptom shortness of breath, has_symptom mucus production and has_symptom coughing.

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