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amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (DOID:332)
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Synonyms: ALS; Lou Gehrig's disease; motor neuron disease, bulbar
Alt IDs: EFO:0000253, ICD10CM:G12.21, ICD9CM:335.20, KEGG:05014, MESH:D000690 {http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#exactMatch="exactMatch"}, NCI:C34373, OMIM:PS105400, ORDO:803, UMLS_CUI:C0002736
Definition: A motor neuron disease that is characterized by muscle spasticity, rapidly progressive weakness due to muscle atrophy, difficulty in speaking, swallowing, and breathing.

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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08/04/2020
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