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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

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Accession:HP:0003198 term browser browse the term
Definition:A disorder of muscle unrelated to impairment of innervation or neuromuscular junction.
Comment:The diagnosis of myopathy is often confirmed on the basis of myopathic changes in muscle biopsy.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Muscle tissue disease;   Myopathic changes
 alt_id: HP:0003569;   HP:0003705;   HP:0003742;   HP:0003802
 xref: EFO:0004145;   MESH:D009135;   SNOMEDCT_US:129565002;   UMLS:C0026848

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the musculature 0
          Abnormal skeletal muscle morphology 0
            Myopathy 0
              EMG: myopathic abnormalities 0
              Inflammatory myopathy 0
              Minicore myopathy + 0
              Myofibrillar myopathy 0
              Necrotizing myopathy 0
              Skeletal myopathy 0
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