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MP term:altered susceptibility to atherosclerosis
Synonym: abnormal resistance to atherosclerosis
MP id: MP:0005340
Definition: a change in the likelihood that an organism will 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-aarteriosclerosis
                                                is-aatherosclerotic lesions
                                                        is-aaltered susceptibility to atherosclerosis [MP:0005340] (172 genotypes, 174 annotations)
                                                                is-adecreased susceptibility to atherosclerosis
                                                                is-aincreased susceptibility to atherosclerosis

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10/08/2014
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