|Qualifier in English:||pathogenicity|
|Qualifier in Spanish:||patogenicidad|
|Qualifier in Portuguese:||patogenicidade|
|Qualifier in French:||pathogénicité|
|Scope note:||Used with microorganisms, viruses, and parasites for studies of their ability to cause disease in man, animals, or plants.
|Annotation:||subhead only; for the potential ability of micro-organisms or parasites to cause disease in man, animal, or plant under specified conditions: not for specific infections; includes virulence; see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.51; DF: /pathogen or /PY
|Online Note:||search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/PY or PY (SH) or SUBS APPLY PY
|History Note:||66; used with Category B 1966-74; B1 & B3-5 1975 forward
|Date of Entry:||1973/12/27|
pathogenicity - Preferred
|Scope note||Used with microorganisms, viruses, and parasites for studies of their ability to cause disease in man, animals, or plants.|
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