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Marek Disease MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Marek Disease
Tree Number(s)
C01.925.256.466.650
C01.925.928.489
C15.604.515.700
C20.683.515.840
C22.131.546
Unique ID
D008380
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008380
Annotation
add BIRDS or POULTRY (NIM) or specific bird or fowl (IM)
Scope Note
A transmissible viral disease of birds caused by avian herpesvirus 2 (HERPESVIRUS 2, GALLID) and other MARDIVIRUS. There is lymphoid cell infiltration or lymphomatous tumor formation in the peripheral nerves and gonads, but may also involve visceral organs, skin, muscle, and the eye.
Entry Version
MAREK DIS
Entry Term(s)
Fowl Paralysis
Marek's Disease
Previous Indexing
Avian Leukosis (1966-1971)
Herpesvirus Infections (1966-1971)
Poultry Diseases (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note
73
History Note
73(72)
Date Established
1973/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Marek Disease Preferred
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