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MP term:overexpanded pulmonary alveoli
Synonym: dilated alveoli
Synonym: enlarged alveoli
Synonym: overexpanded respiratory alveoli
MP id: MP:0001183
Definition: expanded volume of the saclike terminal dilation of the respiratory bronchioles, alveolar ducts and alveolar sacs across which gas exchance occurs between alveolar air and the pulmonary capillaries
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-arespiratory system phenotype
                is-aabnormal respiratory system morphology
                        is-aabnormal lung morphology
                                is-aabnormal pulmonary alveolar system morphology
                                        is-aabnormal pulmonary acinus morphology
                                                is-aabnormal pulmonary alveolus morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal pulmonary alveolus epithelium morphology +
                                                        is-aabnormal pulmonary alveolus wall morphology
                                                        is-aabsent pulmonary alveoli
                                                        is-acalcified pulmonary alveolus
                                                        is-aoverexpanded pulmonary alveoli [MP:0001183] (59 genotypes, 59 annotations)
                                                        is-apulmonary alveolar proteinosis

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09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
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