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MP term:meteorism
Synonym: bloating
Synonym: gastrointestinal bloating
Synonym: tympania
Synonym: tympanism
Synonym: tympanites
MP id: MP:0009247
Alternate id: MP:0009513
Definition: condition in which excess gas accumulates in the gastrointestinal tract or peritoneal cavity, often resulting in abdominal distention, excess flatulence and/or belching
Number of paths to term: 2

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


mammalian phenotype
        is-adigestive/alimentary phenotype
                is-aabnormal digestive system physiology
                        is-aabnormal defecation +
                        is-aabnormal digestion +
                        is-aabnormal exocrine pancreas physiology +
                        is-aabnormal feces composition +
                        is-aabnormal gastroesophageal sphincter physiology +
                        is-aabnormal gastrointestinal motility +
                        is-aabnormal gut flora balance
                        is-aabnormal intestine physiology +
                        is-aabnormal salivary gland physiology +
                        is-aabnormal stomach pH +
                        is-adysphagia
                        is-aesophageal inflammation
                        is-agastrointestinal hemorrhage +
                        is-ameteorism [MP:0009247] (26 genotypes, 26 annotations)
                        is-apalate inflammation
                        is-aperitoneal inflammation
                        is-astomach inflammation
                        is-astomatitis


mammalian phenotype
        is-agrowth/size/body phenotype
                is-adistended abdomen
                        is-ameteorism [MP:0009247] (26 genotypes, 26 annotations)

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