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Descriptor English: Prevotella intermedia
Descriptor Spanish: Prevotella intermedia
Descriptor Portuguese: Prevotella intermedia
Descriptor French: Prevotella intermedia
Entry term(s): Bacteroides intermedius
Tree number(s): B03.440.080.094.640.375
B03.440.425.410.194.640.375
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018713
Scope note: A species of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria originally classified within the BACTEROIDES genus. This bacterium is a common commensal in the gingival crevice and is often isolated from cases of gingivitis and other purulent lesions related to the mouth.
Annotation: infection: coord IM with BACTEROIDACEAE INFECTIONS (IM)
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: Bacteroides (1979-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32067
Unique ID: D018713
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Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/04/16
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Prevotella intermedia - Preferred
Concept UI M0028039
Scope note A species of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria originally classified within the BACTEROIDES genus. This bacterium is a common commensal in the gingival crevice and is often isolated from cases of gingivitis and other purulent lesions related to the mouth.
Preferred term Prevotella intermedia
Entry term(s) Bacteroides intermedius



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