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Hartmannella MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Hartmannella
Tree Number(s)
B01.046.500.100.700.430
Unique ID
D006249
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006249
Annotation
infection: coordinate with AMEBIASIS; coordinate with specific protozoan terms (ANTIGENS, PROTOZOAN, etc.) if pertinent
Scope Note
A genus of free-living amoebae found in fresh water. The cysts usually pass harmlessly through the intestinal tract of man and may thus be found in feces. Occasionally, these organisms cause respiratory tract infections or generalized fatal meningoencephalitis.
Registry Number
txid5777
Previous Indexing
Amoeba (1966-1971)
Sarcodina (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note
72
History Note
72
Date Established
1972/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/08/13
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