|Qualifier in English:||microbiology|
|Qualifier in Spanish:||microbiología|
|Qualifier in Portuguese:||microbiologia|
|Qualifier in French:||microbiologie|
|Scope note:||Used with organs, animals, and higher plants and with diseases for microbiologic studies. For parasites, "parasitology" is used; for viruses, "virology" is used.
|Annotation:||subhead only; see also /parasitology & /virology; for ability of organisms to cause disease use /pathogenicity; see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.46; DF: /microbiol or /MI
|Online Note:||search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/MI or MI (SH) or SUBS APPLY MI
|History Note:||67; used with Category A & C 1967-74; A, B1-2, B6, C & F3 1975-86; A, B1-2, B6, C, F3 & INFANT, NEWBORN+; A, B1-2, B6, C & F3 1990 forward
|Date of Entry:||1973/12/27|
microbiology - Preferred
|Scope note||Used with organs, animals, and higher plants and with diseases for microbiologic studies. For parasites, "parasitology" is used; for viruses, "virology" is used.|
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