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DOID DOID:10908
Name hydrocephalus
Definition A cerebral degeneration characterized by an abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles of the brain, leading to progressive enlargement of the head.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrocephalus, http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/glossary=hydrocephalus, http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hydrocephalus/basics/definition/con-20030706?_ga=1.124310025.2017809229.1415219956
Xrefs

GARD:6682

ICD10CM:G91

ICD10CM:G91.9

MESH:D006849

NCI:C3111

OMIM:123155

OMIM:236600

OMIM:236635

OMIM:307000

OMIM:615219

ORDO:2182

ORDO:2185

UMLS_CUI:C0020255

Subsets

DO_rare_slim

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Synonyms

hydrocephalus, nonsyndromic, autosomal recessive [EXACT]

hydrocephalus, X-linked [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a cerebral degeneration

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