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Entamoeba MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Entamoeba
Tree Number(s)
B01.046.500.100.700.335
Unique ID
D004747
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004747
Annotation
infection = ENTAMOEBIASIS but see note there; coordinate with specific protozoan terms (ANTIGENS, PROTOZOAN, etc) if pertinent
Scope Note
A genus of ameboid protozoa characterized by the presence of beaded chromatin on the inner surface of the nuclear membrane. Its organisms are parasitic in invertebrates and vertebrates, including humans.
Registry Number
txid5758
NLM Classification #
QW 228
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/08/13
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