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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:Geographic tongue
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Accession:HP:0025252 term browser browse the term
Definition:An anomaly of the tongue characterized by loss (atrophy) of filiform papillae of the tongue, leaving areas of erythema (redness), surrounded by a serpiginous, white, hyperkeratotic border. The name geographic tongue refers to an appearance that is said to be similar to a map.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Annulus migrans;   Benign migratory glossitis;   Glossitis areata exfoliativa;   Lingual erythema migrans;   Wandering rash of the tongue



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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of head or neck 0
        Abnormality of the head 0
          Abnormality of the face 0
            Abnormality of the mouth 0
              Abnormal oral morphology 0
                Abnormal oral cavity morphology 0
                  Abnormality of the tongue 0
                    Abnormal tongue morphology 0
                      Geographic tongue 0
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