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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:Sterile abscess
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Accession:HP:0025616 term browser browse the term
Definition:An abscess not caused by infection with pyogenic bacteria. Operationally, a sterile abscess is inferred if investigations of an abscess fail to reveal evidence of pathogenic organisms.

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the immune system 0
        Abnormal immune system morphology 0
          Abscess 0
            Sterile abscess 0
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