Descriptor English: Cysticercus
Descriptor Spanish: Cysticercus
Descriptor Cysticercus
Scope note: Forma larvaria de diversas tenias del género Taenia.
Descriptor Portuguese: Cysticercus
Descriptor French: Cysticercus
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.500.736.215.895.286
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The larval form of various tapeworms of the genus Taenia.
Annotation: infection = CYSTICERCOSIS or NEUROCYSTICERCOSIS; coordinate with specific helminth terms (ANTIGENS, HELMINTH, etc.) if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under TAENIA 1975-90
Online Note: search TAENIA 1966-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under TAENIA 1975-90
DeCS ID: 3570
Unique ID: D003552
NLM Classification: QX 400
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Cysticercus - Preferred
Concept UI M0005553
Scope note The larval form of various tapeworms of the genus Taenia.
Preferred term Cysticercus

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