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MP term:aganglionic megacolon
MP id: MP:0002926
Definition: extreme dilation of the colon due to defects in innervation from the ganglia, or absence of the ganglia of the myenteric plexus
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-adigestive/alimentary phenotype
                is-aabnormal digestive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal intestine morphology
                                is-aabnormal large intestine morphology
                                        is-aabnormal colon morphology
                                                is-amegacolon
                                                        is-aaganglionic megacolon [MP:0002926] (18 genotypes, 18 annotations)
                                                        is-atoxic megacolon

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last database update
07/15/2014
MGI 5.18
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