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MP term:cortical cataracts
Synonym: cortical opacity
Synonym: peripheral cataracts
MP id: MP:0010255
Definition: a lens opacity, frequently punctate, affecting the lens cortex in which spokes or wedges progressively extend from the outside of the lens towards the center
Number of paths to term: 1

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

mammalian phenotype
        is-avision/eye phenotype
                is-aabnormal eye morphology
                        is-aabnormal anterior eye segment morphology
                                is-aabnormal lens morphology
                                                is-acortical cataracts [MP:0010255] (4 genotypes, 4 annotations)
                                                        is-aanterior cortical cataracts
                                                        is-aposterior cortical cataracts
                                                is-aimmature cataract
                                                is-alamellar cataracts
                                                is-amature cataract
                                                is-anuclear cataracts
                                                is-apolar cataracts +
                                                is-asubcapsular cataracts +
                                                is-asutural cataracts
                                                is-atotal cataracts

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