Send us a Message

Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   


The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

go back to main search page
Accession:HP:0001004 term browser browse the term
Definition:Localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Lymphatic obstruction;   Lymphoedema;   Onset of lymphedema around puberty;   Swelling caused by excess lymph fluid under skin
 alt_id: HP:0003605
 xref: MSH:D008209;   SNOMEDCT_US:234097001;   SNOMEDCT_US:30213001;   UMLS:C0024236;   UMLS:C0240278;   UMLS:C1835229

show annotations for term's descendants           Sort by:

Term paths to the root
Path 1
Term Annotations click to browse term
  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of metabolism/homeostasis 0
        Abnormal homeostasis 0
          Abnormality of fluid regulation 0
            Edema 0
              Lymphedema 0
                Intestinal lymphedema 0
                Predominantly lower limb lymphedema 0
paths to the root