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MP term:osteomalacia
Synonym: adult rickets
Synonym: increased osteoid amount
Synonym: late rickets
Synonym: rachitis tarda
MP id: MP:0009445
Definition: gradual softening and bending of the bones due to failure of osteoid tissue to calcify as a result of vitamin D deficiency or renal tubular dysfunction
Number of paths to term: 1

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

mammalian phenotype
        is-askeleton phenotype
                is-aabnormal skeleton physiology
                        is-aabnormal bone ossification
                                is-aabnormal bone mineralization
                                        is-aabnormal bone mineralization involved in bone maturation
                                        is-adecreased bone mineralization
                                        is-adelayed bone mineralization
                                        is-aincreased bone mineralization
                                        is-aosteomalacia [MP:0009445] (20 genotypes, 20 annotations)

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