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MP term:improved glucose tolerance
Synonym: increased glucose clearance
Synonym: increased glucose tolerance
MP id: MP:0005292
Definition: better than the normal response to oral consumption or intravenous injection of specified amounts of glucose and indicative of insulin sensitivity; measured by determining whole blood or plasma sugar level in a fasting state before and after taking glucose at specified intervals
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-ahomeostasis/metabolism phenotype
                is-aabnormal homeostasis
                        is-aabnormal glucose homeostasis
                                is-aabnormal glucose tolerance
                                        is-aimpaired glucose tolerance
                                        is-aimproved glucose tolerance [MP:0005292] (223 genotypes, 223 annotations)

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