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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:Dental Deposits
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Accession:DOID:9007861 term browser browse the term
Definition:Accumulations of microflora that lead to pathological plaque and calculus which cause PERIODONTAL DISEASES. It can be considered a type of BIOFILMS. It is subtly distinguished from the protective DENTAL PELLICLE.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Dental Deposit;   Materia Alba
 primary_id: MESH:D003741;   RDO:0005326
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  disease 13805
    Stomatognathic Diseases 936
      tooth disease 279
        Dental Deposits 0
          Dental Calculus 0
          Dental Plaque 0
          Smear Layer 0
Path 2
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  disease 13805
    disease of anatomical entity 13462
      nervous system disease 11158
        sensory system disease 5160
          mouth disease 721
            tooth disease 279
              Dental Deposits 0
                Dental Calculus 0
                Dental Plaque 0
                Smear Layer 0
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