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MP term:polycystic kidney
Synonym: Polycystic kidney disease
MP id: MP:0008528
Alternate id: Fyler:4508
Definition: the development of innumerable cysts in the kidneys filled with fluid replacing much of the mass of the kidneys leading to reduction in kidney function and frequently kidney failure
Number of paths to term: 1

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system morphology
                        is-aabnormal kidney morphology
                                is-akidney cysts
                                        is-akidney cortex cysts
                                        is-akidney corticomedullary cysts
                                        is-akidney medulla cysts
                                        is-apolycystic kidney [MP:0008528] (108 genotypes, 108 annotations)
                                        is-arenal glomerulus cysts

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last database update
09/09/2014
MGI 5.19
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