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Term:liver mass
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Definition:The amount of matter in the bile-secreting exocrine gland, which is important for detoxification; for fat, carbohydrate, and protein metabolism; and for glycogen storage.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: weight of the liver
 xref: ATOL:0000459;   MP:0004847

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      alimentary system trait 0
        hepatobiliary system morphology trait 0
          liver morphology trait 0
            liver size trait 0
              liver mass 0
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