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MP term:thyroid gland hyperplasia
Synonym: thyroid hyperplasia
MP id: MP:0003498
Definition: overdevelopment or increased size, usually due an increased number of cells of the endocrine gland located in the front and to the sides of the upper part of the trachea and which secretes thyroid hormone and calcitonin
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal thyroid gland morphology
                                is-aenlarged thyroid gland
                                        is-athyroid gland hyperplasia [MP:0003498] (18 genotypes, 18 annotations)

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