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Descriptor in English: Trichomonas
Descriptor in Spanish: Trichomonas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Trichomonas
Descriptor in French: Trichomonas
Entry term(s): Trichomona
Tree number(s): B01.630.800.808
Scope note: A genus of parasitic flagellate EUKARYOTES distinguished by the presence of four anterior flagella, an undulating membrane, and a trailing flagellum.
Annotation: infection = TRICHOMONAS INFECTIONS; trichomonicides = ANTITRICHOMONAL AGENTS; coordinate with specific protozoan terms (ANTIGENS, PROTOZOAN, etc) if pertinent
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
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Antitrichomonal Agents MeSH
DeCS UI: 14644
Descriptor UI: D014244
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Trichomonas - Preferred
Concept UI M0021927
Scope note A genus of parasitic flagellate EUKARYOTES distinguished by the presence of four anterior flagella, an undulating membrane, and a trailing flagellum.
Preferred term Trichomonas
Entry term(s) Trichomona



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