|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012788|
|Scope note:||Small mammals in the family Soricidae, order Soricomorpha (formerly Insectivora). They resemble moles and are characterized by a mobile snout, sharp INCISOR teeth, and are found in tropical and temperate regions worldwide.
|Annotation:||do not confuse SHREWS (insectivore) with TREE SHREWS see TUPAIIDAE
AH anatomy & histology
CF cerebrospinal fluid
GD growth & development
|Public MeSH Note:||72
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||1999/01/01|
Shrews - Preferred
|Scope note||Small mammals in the family Soricidae, order Soricomorpha (formerly Insectivora). They resemble moles and are characterized by a mobile snout, sharp INCISOR teeth, and are found in tropical and temperate regions worldwide.|
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