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MP term:renal cast
Synonym: renal tubular cast
Synonym: renal tubule cast
Synonym: urinary cast
MP id: MP:0011402
Definition: any of the various casts formed from gelled protein precipitated in the distal convoluted tubules and collecting ducts of nephrons and molded to the tubular or duct lumen which dislodge and pass into the urine; types named for their constituent material include acellular casts (e.g. granular, hyaline, waxy, or fatty casts) and cellular casts (e.g. red or white blood cell casts)
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-arenal/urinary system phenotype
                is-aabnormal renal/urinary system morphology
                        is-aabnormal kidney morphology
                                is-aabnormal nephron morphology
                                        is-aabnormal nephron morphogenesis +
                                        is-aabnormal nephron number +
                                        is-aabnormal renal corpuscle morphology +
                                        is-aabnormal renal tubule morphology +
                                        is-aabsent nephron
                                        is-adilated nephron
                                        is-anephron necrosis
                                        is-arenal cast [MP:0011402] (59 genotypes, 59 annotations)

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