Descriptor English: Borrelia
Descriptor Spanish: Borrelia
Descriptor Portuguese: Borrelia
Descriptor French: Borrelia
Tree number(s): B03.440.425.410.711.193
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, helical bacteria, various species of which produce RELAPSING FEVER in humans and other animals.
Annotation: B. burgdorferi or B. burgdorferi group infection = LYME DISEASE; infection by other species = probably RELAPSING FEVER, but if not, index under BORRELIA INFECTIONS
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CL classification
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
GE génétique
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PH physiologie
PY pathogénicité
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 1921
Unique ID: D001898
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Borrelia - Preferred
Concept UI M0002835
Preferred term Borrelia

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