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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:Pleural effusion
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Accession:HP:0002202 term browser browse the term
Definition:The presence of an excessive amount of fluid in the pleural cavity.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Fluid around lungs
 xref: MSH:D010996;   SNOMEDCT_US:60046008;   UMLS:C0032227

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the respiratory system 0
        Abnormal respiratory system morphology 0
          Abnormal lung morphology 0
            Abnormal pleura morphology 0
              Pleural effusion 0
                Chylothorax 0
                Exudative pleural effusion 0
                Pleural empyema 0
                Transudative pleural effusion 0
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