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Descriptor in English: Gardnerella
Descriptor in Spanish: Gardnerella
Descriptor in Portuguese: Gardnerella
Descriptor in French: Gardnerella
Tree number(s): B03.510.024.400
Scope note: A genus of bacteria found in the human genital and urinary tract. It is considered to be a major cause of bacterial vaginosis (VAGINOSIS, BACTERIAL).
Annotation: infection: coordinate IM with GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (IM) and also with VAGINOSIS, BACTERIAL (IM) 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
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 92
DeCS UI: 30090
Descriptor UI: D016975
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/30
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Gardnerella - Preferred
Concept UI M0025806
Scope note A genus of bacteria found in the human genital and urinary tract. It is considered to be a major cause of bacterial vaginosis (VAGINOSIS, BACTERIAL).
Preferred term Gardnerella



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