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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:Brain Abscess
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Accession:DOID:9008595 term browser browse the term
Definition:A circumscribed collection of purulent exudate in the brain, due to bacterial and other infections. The majority are caused by spread of infected material from a focus of suppuration elsewhere in the body, notably the PARANASAL SINUSES, middle ear (see EAR, MIDDLE); HEART (see also ENDOCARDITIS, BACTERIAL), and LUNG. Penetrating CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA and NEUROSURGICAL PROCEDURES may also be associated with this condition. Clinical manifestations include HEADACHE; SEIZURES; focal neurologic deficits; and alterations of consciousness. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp712-6)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Brain Abscesses;   Cerebral Abscess;   Cerebral Abscesses;   Child Brain Abscess;   Multiple Brain Abscess;   Multiple Brain Abscesses;   Pyogenic Brain Abscess;   Pyogenic Brain Abscesses;   Sterile Brain Abscess;   Sterile Brain Abscesses
 primary_id: MESH:D001922;   RDO:0005049
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Brain Abscess term browser
Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Tlr2 toll-like receptor 2 ISO RGD PMID:16239543 RGD:8552881 NCBI chr 2:182,840,171...182,846,061
Ensembl chr 2:182,840,727...182,846,061
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Cerebral Toxoplasmosis term browser
Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Nfkb1 nuclear factor kappa B subunit 1 severity ISO RGD PMID:20156658 RGD:40902838 NCBI chr 2:240,773,520...240,890,053
Ensembl chr 2:240,773,456...240,866,689
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  disease 16122
    disease by infectious agent 1825
      Bacterial Infections and Mycoses 706
        Central Nervous System Infections 196
          Brain Abscess 2
            Cerebral Toxoplasmosis 1
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  disease 16122
    disease of anatomical entity 15369
      Immune & Inflammatory Diseases 3588
        Inflammation 2238
          Suppuration 54
            Abscess 9
              Brain Abscess 2
                Cerebral Toxoplasmosis 1
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