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MP term:enlarged adrenal glands
Synonym: increased adrenal gland size
MP id: MP:0000642
Alternate id: MP:0000641
Definition: increased size of the pair of endocrine glands located above the kidney that are responsible for steroid hormone secretion from the cortex and neurotransmitter (such as epinephrine and norepinephrine) secretion from the medulla
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mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal adrenal gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal adrenal cortex morphology +
                                is-aabnormal adrenal gland weight
                                is-aabnormal adrenal medulla morphology +
                                is-aabsent adrenal gland
                                is-aectopic adrenal gland
                                is-aenlarged adrenal glands [MP:0000642] (32 genotypes, 33 annotations)
                                        is-aadrenal gland hyperplasia
                                is-asmall adrenal glands +

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