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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:Flank pain
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Accession:HP:0030157 term browser browse the term
Definition:An unpleasant sensation characterized by physical discomfort (such as pricking, throbbing, or aching) and perceived to originate in the flank.
Comment:The flank is the area on the side of the abdomen between the ribs and the hip.
Synonyms:broad_synonym: Kidney pain
 xref: MESH:D021501;   SNOMEDCT_US:247355005;   UMLS:C0016199

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Constitutional symptom 0
        Pain 0
          Flank pain 0
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