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RGD uses the Human Disease Ontology (DO, 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:Pulmonary Atelectasis
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Definition:Absence of air in the entire or part of a lung, such as an incompletely inflated neonate lung or a collapsed adult lung. Pulmonary atelectasis can be caused by airway obstruction, lung compression, fibrotic contraction, or other factors.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Atelectases;   Atelectasis;   Compression Atelectases;   Compression Atelectasis;   Compression Pulmonary Atelectases;   Compression Pulmonary Atelectasis;   Congestive Atelectases;   Congestive Atelectasis;   Congestive Pulmonary Atelectases;   Congestive Pulmonary Atelectasis;   Contraction Pulmonary Atelectases;   Contraction Pulmonary Atelectasis;   Lung Collapse;   Postoperative Pulmonary Atelectases;   Postoperative Pulmonary Atelectasis;   Pulmonary Atelectases;   Resorption Atelectases;   Resorption Atelectasis;   Resorption Pulmonary Atelectases;   Resorption Pulmonary Atelectasis
 primary_id: MESH:D001261;   RDO:0004938

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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Sall1 spalt-like transcription factor 1 ISO Townes-Brocks syndrome, OMIM:602218 RGD PMID:11102974 PMID:16088922 RGD:1599553, RGD:1599551 NCBI chr19:18,005,782...18,022,705
Ensembl chr19:18,007,503...18,022,705
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  disease 21108
    disease of anatomical entity 18147
      respiratory system disease 3604
        lower respiratory tract disease 2294
          lung disease 2259
            Pulmonary Atelectasis 1
              middle lobe syndrome 1
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