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MP term:retinal pigment epithelium hyperplasia
Synonym: hyperplasia of retinal pigment epithelium
MP id: MP:0005549
Definition: increased numbers of cells in the epithelial layer of the retina composed of cells containing pigment granules
Number of paths to term: 3

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-apigmentation phenotype
                is-aabnormal extracutaneous pigmentation
                        is-aabnormal eye pigmentation
                                is-aabnormal eye pigment epithelium morphology
                                        is-aabnormal retinal pigment epithelium morphology
                                                is-aabnormal retinal pigmentation +
                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium atrophy
                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium hyperplasia [MP:0005549] (8 genotypes, 8 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-avision/eye phenotype
                is-aabnormal eye morphology
                        is-aabnormal eye pigmentation
                                is-aabnormal eye pigment epithelium morphology
                                        is-aabnormal retinal pigment epithelium morphology
                                                is-aabnormal retinal pigmentation +
                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium atrophy
                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium hyperplasia [MP:0005549] (8 genotypes, 8 annotations)


mammalian phenotype
        is-avision/eye phenotype
                is-aabnormal eye morphology
                        is-aabnormal posterior eye segment morphology
                                is-aabnormal ocular fundus morphology
                                        is-aabnormal retina morphology
                                                is-aabnormal retinal layer morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal retinal pigment epithelium morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal retinal pigmentation +
                                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium atrophy
                                                                is-aretinal pigment epithelium hyperplasia [MP:0005549] (8 genotypes, 8 annotations)

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