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Descriptor English:   Hartmannella 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hartmannella 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hartmannella 
Synonyms English:   Hartmannellas  
Tree Number:   B01.046.500.100.700.430
Definition English:   A genus of free-living amoebae found in fresh water. The cysts usually pass harmlessly through the intestinal tract of man and may thus be found in feces. Occasionally, these organisms cause respiratory tract infections or generalized fatal meningoencephalitis. 
Indexing Annotation English:   infection: coordinate IM with AMEBIASIS (IM); coordinate with specific protozoan terms (ANTIGENS, PROTOZOAN, etc) if pertinent
History Note English:   72 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EN enzymology GE genetics
GD growth & development IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity PH physiology
RE radiation effects UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   6401 
Unique Identifier:   D006249 

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