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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
autoimmune disease of musculoskeletal system +   
bone disease +   
cartilage disease +   
connective tissue disease +   
A heterogeneous group of disorders, some hereditary, others acquired, characterized by abnormal structure or function of one or more of the elements of connective tissue, i.e., collagen, elastin, or the mucopolysaccharides.
fasciitis +  
Foot Deformities +   
Foot Diseases +   
Hand Deformities +   
Jaw Diseases +   
Joint Diseases +   
muscular disease +   
Musculoskeletal Abnormalities +   
musculoskeletal system benign neoplasm +   
musculoskeletal system cancer +   
neuromuscular disease +   
skin disease +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: connective tissue diseases ;   connective tissue disorder ;   disorder of connective tissue
Primary IDs: MESH:D003240
Alternate IDs: RDO:0001278
Xrefs: NCI:C26729 ;   OMIM:PS248370
Definition Sources: MESH:D003240, http://www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info/Scleroderma/default.asp

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