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MP term:glomerulonephritis
Synonym: glomerular nephritis
Synonym: GN
MP id: MP:0002743
Definition: inflammation and scarring damage to the glomerulus usually resulting from an autoimmune response; often characterized by decreased production of urine, the presence of blood and protein in the urine, and/or by edema; often leads to kidney failure
Number of paths to term: 5

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-aimmune system phenotype
                is-aabnormal immune system physiology
                        is-aabnormal inflammatory response
                                is-aincreased inflammatory response
                                        is-arenal/urinary system inflammation
                                                is-akidney inflammation
                                                        is-aglomerulonephritis [MP:0002743] (209 genotypes, 209 annotations)
                                                        is-apyelitis
                                                        is-apyelonephritis
                                                        is-atubular nephritis
                                                        is-atubulointerstitial nephritis


mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system morphology
                        is-aabnormal kidney morphology
                                is-aabnormal kidney cortex morphology
                                        is-aabnormal renal corpuscle morphology
                                                is-aabnormal renal glomerulus morphology
                                                        is-acortical renal glomerulopathies
                                                                is-aglomerulonephritis [MP:0002743] (209 genotypes, 209 annotations)
                                                                is-aglomerulosclerosis


mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system morphology
                        is-aabnormal kidney morphology
                                is-aabnormal nephron morphology
                                        is-aabnormal renal corpuscle morphology
                                                is-aabnormal renal glomerulus morphology
                                                        is-acortical renal glomerulopathies
                                                                is-aglomerulonephritis [MP:0002743] (209 genotypes, 209 annotations)
                                                                is-aglomerulosclerosis


mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system physiology
                        is-aabnormal kidney physiology
                                is-akidney inflammation
                                        is-aglomerulonephritis [MP:0002743] (209 genotypes, 209 annotations)
                                        is-apyelitis
                                        is-apyelonephritis
                                        is-atubular nephritis
                                        is-atubulointerstitial nephritis


mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system physiology
                        is-arenal/urinary system inflammation
                                is-akidney inflammation
                                        is-aglomerulonephritis [MP:0002743] (209 genotypes, 209 annotations)
                                        is-apyelitis
                                        is-apyelonephritis
                                        is-atubular nephritis
                                        is-atubulointerstitial nephritis

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