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Descriptor English: Bacteroides fragilis
Descriptor Spanish: Bacteroides fragilis
Descriptor Portuguese: Bacteroides fragilis
Descriptor French: Bacteroides fragilis
Tree number(s): B03.440.080.094.152.400
B03.440.425.410.194.152.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001441
Scope note: Gram-negative bacteria occurring in the lower intestinal tracts of man and other animals. It is the most common species of anaerobic bacteria isolated from human soft tissue infections.
Annotation: infection: coord IM with BACTEROIDES INFECTIONS (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Bacteroides (1966-1975)
Public MeSH Note: 76
History Note: 76
DeCS ID: 1464
Unique ID: D001441
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Bacteroides fragilis - Preferred
Concept UI M0002146
Scope note Gram-negative bacteria occurring in the lower intestinal tracts of man and other animals. It is the most common species of anaerobic bacteria isolated from human soft tissue infections.
Preferred term Bacteroides fragilis



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