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Mamastrovirus MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Mamastrovirus
Tree Number(s)
B04.820.578.250.500
Unique ID
D001257
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001257
Annotation
infection: coordinate IM with ASTROVIRIDAE INFECTIONS (IM)
Scope Note
A genus of small, circular RNA viruses in the family ASTROVIRIDAE. They cause GASTROENTERITIS and are found in the stools of several vertebrates including humans. Transmission is by the fecal-oral route and there are at least eight human serotypes. The type species is Human astrovirus.
Entry Term(s)
Human astrovirus
Registry Number
txid249588
Related Numbers
txid1868658
Previous Indexing
Diarrhea, Infantile (1975-1978)
Vertebrate Viruses (1975-1978)
Vertebrate Viruses, Unclassified (1975-1978)
Public MeSH Note
2007; see ASTROVIRUS 1997-2006, see ASTROVIRUSES 1991-1996, see VERTEBRATE VIRUSES, UNCLASSIFIED 1979-1990
History Note
2007 (1979)
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1978/03/20
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Mamastrovirus Preferred
Human astrovirus Narrower
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