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Actinomycosis MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Actinomycosis
Tree Number(s)
C01.150.252.410.040.137
Unique ID
D000196
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000196
Annotation
bact infect, not fungal despite "-mycosis": = infection by genus ACTINOMYCES; do not confuse with ACTINOMYCETALES INFECTIONS, infection by order ACTINOMYCETALES; pulm actinomycosis = ACTINOMYCOSIS (IM) + LUNG DISEASES (IM), not LUNG DISEASES, FUNGAL
Scope Note
Infections with bacteria of the genus ACTINOMYCES.
Entry Term(s)
Actinomyces Infections
Infections, Actinomyces
NLM Classification #
WC 302
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Actinomycosis Preferred
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