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MP term:enlarged thyroid gland
Synonym: goiter
MP id: MP:0005355
Definition: increased size of the endocrine gland located in the front and to the sides of the upper part of the trachea, and which secretes thyroid hormone and calcitonin
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mammalian phenotype
        is-aendocrine/exocrine gland phenotype
                is-aabnormal gland morphology
                        is-aabnormal thyroid gland morphology
                                is-aabnormal thymus morphology +
                                is-aabnormal thyroid follicle morphology +
                                is-aabnormal thyroid gland development +
                                is-aabnormal thyroid gland isthmus morphology +
                                is-aabnormal thyroid parafollicular C-cell morphology +
                                is-aathyroidism +
                                is-aectopic thyroid gland
                                is-aenlarged thyroid gland [MP:0005355] (35 genotypes, 41 annotations)
                                        is-aincreased thyroid gland weight
                                        is-athyroid gland hyperplasia
                                is-asmall thyroid gland +

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