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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:Night sweats
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Accession:HP:0030166 term browser browse the term
Definition:Occurrence of excessive sweating during sleep.
Comment:Nighttime sweating is a symptom linked to menopause, malignancies, autoimmune diseases, and infections.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Nocturnal hyperhidrosis
 xref: SNOMEDCT_US:42984000;   UMLS:C0028081

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