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MP term:omphalocele
Synonym: amniocele
Synonym: exomphalos
Synonym: exumbilication
MP id: MP:0003052
Alternate id: Fyler:4404
Definition: protrusion of abdominal viscera at the base of the umbilical cord, with a covering membranous sac of peritoneum-amnion, that is caused by a severe body wall defect
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-agrowth/size/body phenotype
                is-aabnormal body wall morphology
                        is-aabnormal abdominal wall morphology
                                is-aabnormal peritoneum morphology +
                                is-aherniated abdominal wall +
                                is-ahiatal hernia
                                is-aomphalocele [MP:0003052] (75 genotypes, 75 annotations)

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07/23/2014
MGI 5.19
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