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Descriptor English: Hepatovirus
Descriptor Spanish: Hepatovirus
Descriptor Portuguese: Hepatovirus
Descriptor French: Hepatovirus
Entry term(s): Hepatitis Virus, Infectious
Hepatitis Viruses, Infectious
Hepatoviruses
Infectious Hepatitis Virus
Infectious Hepatitis Viruses
Tree number(s): B04.450.420
B04.820.565.400
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006507
Scope note: A genus of PICORNAVIRIDAE causing infectious hepatitis naturally in humans and experimentally in other primates. It is transmitted through fecal contamination of food or water. HEPATITIS A VIRUS is the type species.
Annotation: a genus of the family Picornaviridae; infection = HEPATITIS A
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
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
Public MeSH Note: 94; was HEPATITIS A VIRUS 1977-93; was HEPATITIS VIRUS, INFECTIOUS 1966-76
Online Note: use HEPATOVIRUS to search HEPATITIS A VIRUS 1977-93 & HEPATITIS VIRUS, INFECTIOUS 1966-76
History Note: 94; was HEPATITIS A VIRUS 1977-93; was HEPATITIS VIRUS, INFECTIOUS 1966-76
DeCS ID: 31851
Unique ID: D006507
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Hepatovirus - Preferred
Concept UI M0010207
Scope note A genus of PICORNAVIRIDAE causing infectious hepatitis naturally in humans and experimentally in other primates. It is transmitted through fecal contamination of food or water. HEPATITIS A VIRUS is the type species.
Preferred term Hepatovirus
Entry term(s) Hepatitis Virus, Infectious
Hepatitis Viruses, Infectious
Hepatoviruses
Infectious Hepatitis Virus
Infectious Hepatitis Viruses



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