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MP term:epidermal cyst
MP id: MP:0003414
Definition: a benign mass derived from the epidermis or the epithelium of a hair follicle, formed by enclosure of epithelium within the dermis and filled with keratin and lipid-rich inclusions
Number of paths to term: 1

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

mammalian phenotype
        is-aintegument phenotype
                is-aabnormal skin morphology
                        is-aabnormal skin condition
                                is-aabnormal skin turgor +
                                is-aabnormal tail ring morphology
                                is-adecreased sensitivity to skin irradiation
                                is-aepidermal cyst [MP:0003414] (23 genotypes, 23 annotations)
                                is-aepithelioid cysts
                                is-aincreased sensitivity to skin irradiation
                                is-aincreased skin tumor incidence +
                                is-apilar cyst
                                is-askin edema +
                                is-askin photosensitivity
                                is-athick skin
                                is-athin skin
                                is-awebbed neck

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