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Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci
Tree Number(s)
B03.353.750.250.250.650
B03.510.550.250.250.650
Unique ID
D065507
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D065507
Annotation
coordinate with species of Enterococcus if relevant
Scope Note
Strains of the genus Enterococcus that are resistant to the antibiotic VANCOMYCIN. The enterococci become resistant by acquiring plasmids carrying genes for VANCOMYCIN RESISTANCE.
Entry Term(s)
Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci
Previous Indexing
Enterococcus (1989-2014)
Vancomycin Resistance (1999-2014)
See Also
Vancomycin Resistance
Public MeSH Note
2015
History Note
2015
Date Established
2015/01/01
Date of Entry
2014/06/26
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci Preferred
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