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Term:
increased alveolar lamellar body number (MP:0010891)
Annotations: Rat: (3) Mouse: (5) Human: (0) Chinchilla: (0) Bonobo: (0) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (0)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
absent alveolar lamellar bodies  
decreased alveolar lamellar body number  
enlarged alveolar lamellar bodies  
increased alveolar lamellar body number  
greater number of the specialized secretory organelles found in the cytoplasm of type II pneumocytes and involved in the synthesis, secretion, and reutilization of pulmonary surfactant
small alveolar lamellar bodies  

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Definition Sources: MGI:anna

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