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Fusariosis MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Fusariosis
Tree Number(s)
C01.150.703.302.383.500
C01.800.200.383.500
C17.800.838.208.416.500
Unique ID
D060585
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060585
Scope Note
OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS with the soil fungus FUSARIUM. Typically the infection is limited to the nail plate (ONYCHOMYCOSIS). The infection can however become systemic especially in an IMMUNOCOMPROMISED HOST (e.g., NEUTROPENIA) and results in cutaneous and subcutaneous lesions, fever, KERATITIS, and pulmonary infections.
Entry Term(s)
Disseminated Fusariosis
Fusarium Infection
Invasive Fusariosis
Invasive Pulmonary Fusariosis
Pulmonary Fusariosis
Previous Indexing
Fusarium (1970-2011)
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Fusariosis Preferred
Disseminated Fusariosis Narrower
Pulmonary Fusariosis Narrower
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