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Dirofilaria MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Dirofilaria
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.500.500.294.400.937.463.230
Unique ID
D004182
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004182
Annotation
infection = DIROFILARIASIS; coord with specific helminth term (ANTIGENS, HELMINTH, etc) if pertinent; /‌drug eff: consider FILARICIDES
Scope Note
A genus of filarial nematodes. Various immature species have been found to infect the eyes or subcutaneous tissue in humans.
Registry Number
txid6286
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under FILARIOIDEA 1975-90
Online Note
search FILARIOIDEA 1966-74
History Note
91(75); was see under FILARIOIDEA 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Dirofilaria Preferred
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