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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:Schmorl's node
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Accession:HP:0030041 term browser browse the term
Definition:A Schmorl's node is the herniation of nucleus pulposus through the cartilaginous and bony end plate into the body of the adjacent vertebra.
Comment:Schmorl's nodes (SN) are common findings on imaging, and although most SNs are asymptomatic, some have been shown to become painful lesions. {xref="PMID:22544358"}
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Schmorl's nodes
 xref: SNOMEDCT_US:45181002;   UMLS:C0410632



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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Abnormal skeletal morphology 0
            Abnormal axial skeleton morphology 0
              Abnormality of the vertebral column 0
                Abnormal vertebral morphology 0
                  Schmorl's node 0
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