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MP term:abnormal surfactant secretion
Synonym: abnormal production of surfactant
MP id: MP:0004780
Alternate id: MP:0004779
Definition: anomaly in the production or release from pneumocytes of surfactant, a phospholipid present in the lungs that controls surface tension in the alveoli
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-arespiratory system phenotype
                is-aabnormal respiratory system physiology
                        is-aabnormal surfactant physiology
                                is-aabnormal surfactant composition
                                is-aabnormal surfactant secretion [MP:0004780] (51 genotypes, 52 annotations)
                                        is-adecreased surfactant secretion
                                        is-aincreased surfactant secretion

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08/12/2014
MGI 5.19
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