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HUMAN PHENOTYPE - ANNOTATIONS

The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from http://compbio.charite.de/hudson/job/hpo/lastStableBuild/artifact/ontology/release/hp.obo. The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at http://www.human-phenotype-ontology.org/.

Term:Joint laxity
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Accession:HP:0001388 term browser browse the term
Definition:Lack of stability of a joint.
Comment:Joint laxity may be caused by a number of factors including intraarticular disease and injury or slacking of extraarticular structures such as joint capsules, ligaments, and muscles.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Hyperlaxity;   Joint instability;   Joint ligamentous laxity;   Lax joints;   Ligamentous laxity;   Loose-jointedness;   Loosejointedness
 alt_id: HP:0001380;   HP:0001383;   HP:0002771
 xref: MSH:D007593;   SNOMEDCT_US:27911000;   SNOMEDCT_US:298203008;   UMLS:C0086437;   UMLS:C0158359



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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Abnormality of musculoskeletal physiology 0
            Abnormality of joint mobility 0
              Joint laxity 0
                Distal joint laxity 0
                Generalized joint laxity 0
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