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Term:
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (DOID:9001403)
Annotations: Rat: (34) Mouse: (34) Human: (34) Chinchilla: (27) Bonobo: (31) Dog: (30) Squirrel: (27)
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Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia  
A chronic lung disease developed after OXYGEN INHALATION THERAPY or mechanical ventilation (VENTILATION, MECHANICAL) usually occurring in certain premature infants (INFANT, PREMATURE) or newborn infants with respiratory distress syndrome (RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME, NEWBORN). Histologically, it is characterized by the unusual abnormalities of the bronchioles, such as METAPLASIA, decrease in alveolar number, and formation of CYSTS.
Ichthyosis Prematurity Syndrome  
newborn respiratory distress syndrome +   
periventricular leukomalacia  
Pneumonia, Ventilator-Associated  
retinopathy of prematurity +   

Synonyms
Primary IDs: MESH:D001997 ;   RDO:0005073
Definition Sources: MESH:D001997

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