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MP term:chylothorax
Synonym: chylopleura
Synonym: chylous hydrothorax
MP id: MP:0003660
Definition: an accumulation of chyle in the pleural space; chyle is fluid consisting of lymph and emulsified fats that is formed in the small intestine during digestion of fatty foods and taken up by the lymph vessels
Number of paths to term: 2

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-ahomeostasis/metabolism phenotype
                is-aabnormal homeostasis
                        is-aabnormal fluid regulation
                                is-apleural effusion
                                        is-achylothorax [MP:0003660] (7 genotypes, 7 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-arespiratory system phenotype
                is-aabnormal respiratory system physiology
                        is-apleural effusion
                                is-achylothorax [MP:0003660] (7 genotypes, 7 annotations)

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12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
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