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Descriptor English: Rhus
Descriptor Spanish: Rhus
Descriptor Portuguese: Rhus
Descriptor French: Rhus
Entry term(s): Sumac
Sumacs
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.044.666
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D029045
Scope note: A plant genus of the family Anacardiaceae, order Sapindales, subclass Rosidae. It is a source of gallotannin (TANNIC ACID) and of somewhat edible fruit. Do not confuse with TOXICODENDRON which used to be part of this genus.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Toxicodendron (1993-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see TOXICODENDRON 1993-2001, see RHUS 1963-1992
History Note: 2002; use TOXICODENDRON 1993-2001, use RHUS 1963-1992
DeCS ID: 35658
Unique ID: D029045
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/13
Rhus - Preferred
Concept UI M0383740
Scope note A plant genus of the family Anacardiaceae, order Sapindales, subclass Rosidae. It is a source of gallotannin (TANNIC ACID) and of somewhat edible fruit. Do not confuse with TOXICODENDRON which used to be part of this genus.
Preferred term Rhus
Entry term(s) Sumac
Sumacs



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