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Descriptor in English: Taeniasis
Descriptor in Spanish: Teniasis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Teníase
Descriptor in French: Taeniase
Entry term(s): Infection, Taenia
Infections, Taenia
Taenia Infection
Taenia Infections
Taeniases
Tree number(s): C01.610.335.190.902
SP4.012.138.119.090
Scope note: Infection with tapeworms of the genus Taenia.
Annotation: tapeworm infect by Taenia but infect by Taenia larva (cysticerci) = CYSTICERCOSIS or NEUROCYSTICERCOSIS & by Taenia echinococcus or T. granulosus = ECHINOCOCCOSIS
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
TM transmission
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 1968
See also the descriptors: Cysticercosis MeSH
Neurocysticercosis MeSH
DeCS UI: 14000
Descriptor UI: D013622
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Taeniasis - Preferred
Concept UI M0021014
Scope note Infection with tapeworms of the genus Taenia.
Preferred term Taeniasis
Entry term(s) Infection, Taenia
Infections, Taenia
Taenia Infection
Taenia Infections
Taeniases



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