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RGD DISEASE ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

RGD uses the Human Disease Ontology (DO, https://disease-ontology.org/) for disease curation across species. RGD automatically downloads each new release of the ontology on a monthly basis. Some additional terms which are required for RGD's curation purposes but are not currently covered in the official version of DO have been added. As corresponding terms are added to DO, these custom terms are retired and the DO terms substituted in existing annotations and subsequently used for curation.

Term:gastric antral vascular ectasia
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Accession:DOID:2493 term browser browse the term
Definition:A distinct vascular lesion in the PYLORIC ANTRUM that is characterized by tortuous dilated blood vessels (ectasia) radiating outward from the PYLORUS. The vessel pattern resembles the stripes on the surface of a watermelon. This lesion causes both acute and chronic GASTROINTESTINAL HEMORRHAGE.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Antral Vascular Ectasia;   Antral Vascular Ectasias;   Watermelon Stomach;   Watermelon Stomachs
 primary_id: MESH:D020252;   RDO:0004585
 xref: NCI:C84724
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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Ctc1 CST telomere replication complex component 1 ISO CTD Direct Evidence: marker/mechanism CTD PMID:22267198 NCBI chr10:53,714,614...53,735,298
Ensembl chr10:53,714,644...53,735,298
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  disease 17289
    disease of anatomical entity 16625
      gastrointestinal system disease 6078
        stomach disease 930
          gastric antral vascular ectasia 1
            Watermelon Stomach Disease 0
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  disease 17289
    disease of anatomical entity 16625
      cardiovascular system disease 4526
        vascular disease 3440
          capillary disease 19
            gastric antral vascular ectasia 1
              Watermelon Stomach Disease 0
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