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Term:lung weight to body weight ratio
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Accession:CMO:0000156 term browser browse the term
Definition:A calculated measurement in which the weight of one or both lungs is divided by the total weight of the body, and the result presented as a ratio, fraction, quotient or percentage, thus normalizing it to body weight and, by extension, to the size of the organism.
Synonyms:related_synonym: lung weight as percentage of body weight

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  clinical measurement 2369
    body morphological measurement 763
      organ morphological measurement 286
        lung morphological measurement 0
          lung weight 0
            calculated lung weight 0
              lung weight to body weight ratio 0
                lung dry weight to body weight ratio 0
                lung wet weight to body weight ratio + 0
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