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Descriptor in English: Spiruroidea
Descriptor in Spanish: Spiruroidea
Descriptor in Portuguese: Spiruroidea
Descriptor in French: Spiruroidea
Entry term(s): Gongylonema
Gongylonemas
Habronema
Habronemas
Physaloptera
Physalopteras
Spiruroideas
Tetramere
Tetrameres
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.500.294.400.937.700.680
Scope note: A superfamily of parasitic nematodes which requires one or two intermediate arthropod hosts before finally being eaten by the final host. Its organisms occur rarely in man.
Annotation: a superfamily of nematodes; do not confuse with the order SPIRURIDA or the suborder SPIRURINA; infection: coord IM with SPIRURIDA INFECTIONS (IM); for antigens, coord with ANTIGENS, HELMINTH, for antibodies, coord with ANTIBODIES, HELMINTH
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Online Note: use SPIRUROIDEA to search GONGYLONEMA & PHYSALOPTERA 1966-85 & FILARIA LABIALIS 1966-78
History Note: GONGYLONEMA & PHYSALOPTERA were see under SPIRUROIDEA 1963-85; FILARIA LABIALIS was see under SPIRUROIDEA 1963-78
DeCS UI: 13535
Descriptor UI: D013151
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Spiruroidea - Preferred
Concept UI M0020360
Scope note A superfamily of parasitic nematodes which requires one or two intermediate arthropod hosts before finally being eaten by the final host. Its organisms occur rarely in man.
Preferred term Spiruroidea
Entry term(s) Spiruroideas
Physaloptera - Narrower
Concept UI M0020359
Preferred term Physaloptera
Entry term(s) Physalopteras
Habronema - Narrower
Concept UI M0020358
Preferred term Habronema
Entry term(s) Habronemas
Tetrameres - Narrower
Concept UI M0020361
Preferred term Tetrameres
Entry term(s) Tetramere
Gongylonema - Narrower
Concept UI M0020357
Preferred term Gongylonema
Entry term(s) Gongylonemas



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