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Descriptor English:   Cytomegalovirus 
Descriptor Spanish:   Citomegalovirus 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Citomegalovirus 
Synonyms English:   Cytomegaloviruses
Herpesvirus 5 (beta), Human
Herpesvirus 5, Human
Human Herpesvirus 5
Salivary Gland Virus
Salivary Gland Viruses
Virus, Salivary Gland
Viruses, Salivary Gland  
Tree Number:   B04.280.382.150.150
Definition English:   A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily BETAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting the salivary glands, liver, spleen, lungs, eyes, and other organs, in which they produce characteristically enlarged cells with intranuclear inclusions. Infection with Cytomegalovirus is also seen as an opportunistic infection in AIDS. 
Indexing Annotation English:   infection = CYTOMEGALOVIRUS INFECTIONS
History Note English:   94; was CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-93; SALIVARY GLAND VIRUSES was see under CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-78 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CH chemistry CL classification
DE drug effects EN enzymology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PY pathogenicity
PH physiology RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure  
Record Number:   3605 
Unique Identifier:   D003587 

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