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Descriptor English: Prevotella melaninogenica
Descriptor Spanish: Prevotella melaninogenica
Descriptor Portuguese: Prevotella melaninogenica
Descriptor French: Prevotella melaninogenica
Entry term(s): Bacteroides melaninogenicus
Tree number(s): B03.440.080.094.640.500
B03.440.425.410.194.640.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001443
Scope note: A species of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria originally classified within the BACTEROIDES genus. This bacterium has been isolated from the mouth, urine, feces, and infections of the mouth, soft tissue, respiratory tract, urogenital tract, and intestinal tract. It is pathogenic, but usually in association with other kinds of organisms.
Annotation: infection: coord IM with BACTEROIDACEAE 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: 95; was BACTEROIDES MELANINOGENICUS 1976-94 (see under BACTEROIDES 1976-90)
Online Note: use PREVOTELLA MELANINOGENICA to search BACTEROIDES MELANINOGENICUS 1976-94
History Note: 95; was BACTEROIDES MELANINOGENICUS 1976-94 (see under BACTEROIDES 1976-90)
DeCS ID: 1466
Unique ID: D001443
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Prevotella melaninogenica - Preferred
Concept UI M0002148
Scope note A species of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria originally classified within the BACTEROIDES genus. This bacterium has been isolated from the mouth, urine, feces, and infections of the mouth, soft tissue, respiratory tract, urogenital tract, and intestinal tract. It is pathogenic, but usually in association with other kinds of organisms.
Preferred term Prevotella melaninogenica
Entry term(s) Bacteroides melaninogenicus



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