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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

Term:Choroid plexus cyst
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Accession:HP:0002190 term browser browse the term
Definition:A cyst occurring within the choroid plexus within a cerebral ventricle.
Comment:Choroid plexus cysts can be observed on prenatal ultrasound examinations and are associated with a weakly increased risk for fetal chromosome abnormalities such as trisomy 18.
Synonyms:xref: SNOMEDCT_US:230790004;   UMLS:C0338597

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    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the nervous system 0
        Abnormal nervous system morphology 0
          Morphological central nervous system abnormality 0
            Abnormality of brain morphology 0
              Abnormal cerebral ventricle morphology 0
                Abnormal choroid plexus morphology 0
                  Choroid plexus cyst 0
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