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MP term:patent foramen ovale
Synonym: persistent foramen ovale
Synonym: PFO
MP id: MP:0004225
Alternate id: Fyler:2020
Definition: incomplete closure of the atrial septum after birth, resulting in a flap or a valve-like opening in the atrial septal wall
Number of paths to term: 2

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-acardiovascular system phenotype
                is-aabnormal cardiovascular system morphology
                        is-aabnormal heart morphology
                                is-aabnormal heart atrium morphology
                                        is-aabnormal interatrial septum morphology
                                                is-aatrial septal aneurysm
                                                is-aatrial septal defect +
                                                is-apatent foramen ovale [MP:0004225] (7 genotypes, 7 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-acardiovascular system phenotype
                is-aabnormal cardiovascular system morphology
                        is-aabnormal heart morphology
                                is-aabnormal heart septum morphology
                                        is-aabnormal interatrial septum morphology
                                                is-aatrial septal aneurysm
                                                is-aatrial septal defect +
                                                is-apatent foramen ovale [MP:0004225] (7 genotypes, 7 annotations)

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