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Candida MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Candida
Tree Number(s)
B01.300.107.795.095
B01.300.381.147
B01.300.930.176
Unique ID
D002175
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002175
Annotation
infection = CANDIDIASIS or its indentions
Scope Note
A genus of yeast-like mitosporic Saccharomycetales fungi characterized by producing yeast cells, mycelia, pseudomycelia, and blastophores. It is commonly part of the normal flora of the skin, mouth, intestinal tract, and vagina, but can cause a variety of infections, including CANDIDIASIS; ONYCHOMYCOSIS; VULVOVAGINAL CANDIDIASIS; and CANDIDIASIS, ORAL (THRUSH).
Entry Term(s)
Candida guilliermondii var. nitratophila
Candida utilis
Cyberlindnera jadinii
Hansenula jadinii
Lindnera jadinii
Monilia
Pichia jadinii
Saccharomyces jadinii
Torula utilis
Torulopsis utilis
Registry Number
txid5475
Related Numbers
txid4903
NLM Classification #
QW 180.5.D38
Public MeSH Note
TORULOPSIS was heading 1974-85
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2021/03/05
Candida Preferred
Cyberlindnera jadinii Related
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