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Term:
altered susceptibility to infection (MP:0001793)
Annotations: Rat: (20) Mouse: (688) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
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altered susceptibility to infection +   
a change in the likelihood that an organism will develop ill effects from a pathogenic invasion or from components of or toxins produced by pathogens
sepsis  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: altered resistance to infection
Alternate IDs: MP:0002548
Definition Sources: ISBN:0-683-40008-8, MGI:cwg

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