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Cryptosporidium parvum MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cryptosporidium parvum
Tree Number(s)
B01.043.075.189.250.150.160.170
Unique ID
D016785
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016785
Annotation
infection: coordinate IM with CRYPTOSPORIDIOSIS (IM); coordinate with specific protozoan terms (ANTIGENS, PROTOZOAN, etc) if pertinent
Scope Note
A species of parasitic protozoa that infects humans and most domestic mammals. Its oocysts measure five microns in diameter. These organisms exhibit alternating cycles of sexual and asexual reproduction.
Registry Number
txid5807
Previous Indexing
Cryptosporidium (1985-1991)
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/05/02
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Cryptosporidium parvum Preferred
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