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MP term:dilated esophagus
Synonym: esophageal dilation
Synonym: esophagus dilation
MP id: MP:0004548
Definition: an expansion in the lumen volume of the part of the digestive canal through which food passes from the pharynx to the stomach
Number of paths to term: 1

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

mammalian phenotype
        is-adigestive/alimentary phenotype
                is-aabnormal digestive system morphology
                        is-aabnormal esophagus morphology
                                is-aabnormal esophageal epithelium morphology +
                                is-aabnormal esophageal smooth muscle morphology
                                is-aabnormal esophagus development
                                is-aabnormal esophagus topology
                                is-aabsent esophagus
                                is-adilated esophagus [MP:0004548] (9 genotypes, 9 annotations)
                                is-aenlarged esophagus +
                                is-aesophageal atresia
                                is-aesophageal ulcer
                                is-aesophagogastric junction metaplasia
                                is-aesophagus fibrosis
                                is-aesophagus stenosis
                                is-asmall esophagus +
                                is-atracheoesophageal fistula

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