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Descriptor in English: Bartonella quintana
Descriptor in Spanish: Bartonella quintana
Descriptor in Portuguese: Bartonella quintana
Descriptor in French: Bartonella quintana
Entry term(s): Rickettsia quintana
Rochalimaea quintana
Tree number(s): B03.440.090.100.650
B03.660.050.030.040.650
Scope note: A species of gram-negative bacteria in which man is the primary host and the human body louse, Pediculus humanus, the principal vector. It is the etiological agent of TRENCH FEVER.
Annotation: infection = TRENCH FEVER
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: 96; was ROCHALIMAEA QUINTANA 1995
DeCS UI: 32041
Descriptor UI: D018413
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/01/25
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Bartonella quintana - Preferred
Concept UI M0027642
Scope note A species of gram-negative bacteria in which man is the primary host and the human body louse, Pediculus humanus, the principal vector. It is the etiological agent of TRENCH FEVER.
Preferred term Bartonella quintana
Entry term(s) Rickettsia quintana
Rochalimaea quintana



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