Term:meconium aspiration syndrome
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Accession:DOID:11049 term browser browse the term
Definition:A condition caused by inhalation of MECONIUM into the LUNG of FETUS or NEWBORN, usually due to vigorous respiratory movements during difficult PARTURITION or respiratory system abnormalities. Meconium aspirate may block small airways leading to difficulties in PULMONARY GAS EXCHANGE and ASPIRATION PNEUMONIA.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Meconium Aspiration;   Meconium Inhalation;   Neonatal aspiration of meconium
 primary_id: MESH:D008471
 alt_id: RDO:0006081
 xref: GARD:10494
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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
G Agt angiotensinogen JBrowse link 19 57,321,594 57,333,460 RGD:11039054
G Agtr2 angiotensin II receptor, type 2 JBrowse link X 119,389,480 119,393,845 RGD:11039054
G Atf2 activating transcription factor 2 JBrowse link 3 60,721,137 60,795,951 RGD:13592920
G Scgb1a1 secretoglobin family 1A member 1 JBrowse link 1 225,279,698 225,283,246 RGD:5144123

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    disease of anatomical entity 14051
      respiratory system disease 2375
        lower respiratory tract disease 1412
          lung disease 1370
            Lung Injury 234
              meconium aspiration syndrome 4
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