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MP term:cerebral amyloid angiopathy
MP id: MP:0004254
Definition: a pathological condition where there is a deposition of amyloid in the walls of the small cerebral vessels which supply the brain; this results in an increased risk of infarcts and/or intracerebral hemorrhage, possibly resulting in dementia
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-aamyloidosis
                        is-aamyloid beta deposits
                        is-acerebral amyloid angiopathy [MP:0004254] (22 genotypes, 22 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal brain morphology
                                is-aabnormal brain cholesterol level +
                                is-aabnormal brain copper level +
                                is-aabnormal brain development +
                                is-aabnormal brain interneuron morphology
                                is-aabnormal brain iron level
                                is-aabnormal brain size +
                                is-aabnormal brain vasculature morphology +
                                is-aabnormal brain ventricular system morphology +
                                is-aabnormal brain white matter morphology +
                                is-aabnormal brainstem morphology +
                                is-aabnormal forebrain morphology +
                                is-aabnormal hindbrain morphology +
                                is-aabnormal midbrain morphology +
                                is-aabnormal postnatal subventricular zone morphology +
                                is-abrain atrophy +
                                is-abrain vacuoles
                                is-acerebral amyloid angiopathy [MP:0004254] (22 genotypes, 22 annotations)
                                is-adecreased brain plasmalogen level
                                is-aincreased brain plasmalogen level
                                is-aneurofibrillary tangles
                                is-atau protein deposits

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10/21/2014
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