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Descriptor English: Gram-Positive Cocci
Descriptor Spanish: Cocos Grampositivos
Descriptor cocos grampositivos
Scope note: Bacterias con forma de cocos que retienen el color violeta cristal cuando se tratan con el método de coloración de Gram.
Descriptor Portuguese: Cocos Gram-Positivos
Descriptor French: Cocci à Gram positif
Entry term(s): Gram Positive Cocci
Tree number(s): B03.510.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006095
Scope note: Coccus-shaped bacteria that retain the crystal violet stain when treated by Gram's method.
Annotation: gram-positive bacteria; infection: coord IM with GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (IM); DF: GRAM POS COCCI
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: Bacteria (1966-1983)
Gram-Positive Bacteria (1973-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92; was GRAM-POSITIVE COCCI (NON MESH) 1976-91
Entry Version: GRAM POS COCCI
DeCS ID: 30345
Unique ID: D006095
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Gram-Positive Cocci - Preferred
Concept UI M0009593
Scope note Coccus-shaped bacteria that retain the crystal violet stain when treated by Gram's method.
Preferred term Gram-Positive Cocci
Entry term(s) Gram Positive Cocci



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