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MP term:increased susceptibility to atherosclerosis
Synonym: decreased resistance to atherosclerosis
MP id: MP:0005339
Definition: more likely than normal to develop thickening and loss of elasticity of arterial walls, involving lipid deposition and thickening of intimal layers within arteries
Number of paths to term: 1

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 blood vessel morphology
                                is-aabnormal artery morphology
                                                is-aatherosclerotic lesions
                                                        is-aaltered susceptibility to atherosclerosis
                                                                is-adecreased susceptibility to atherosclerosis
                                                                is-aincreased susceptibility to atherosclerosis [MP:0005339] (98 genotypes, 98 annotations)

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