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Descriptor English: Hamamelis
Descriptor Spanish: Hamamelis
Descriptor Hamamelis
Entry term(s) Hamamelis virginiana
Scope note: Género de plantas de la familia Hamamelidaceae, orden Hamamelidales. Este género es conocido por los extractos astringentes (ASTRINGENTES) de sus hojas y su corteza, utilizado en preparaciones de venta sin receta. No debe confundirse con el género denominado de igual forma, Hamelia (RUBIACEAE).
Descriptor Portuguese: Hamamelis
Descriptor French: Hamamelis
Entry term(s): Hamameli
Hamamelis virginiana
Hamamelis virginianas
Hazel, Witch
Hazels, Witch
Witch Hazel
Witch Hazels
virginianas, Hamamelis
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.475.500
HP4.018.344.153
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D029501
Scope note: A plant genus of the family Hamamelidaceae, order Hamamelidales. It is known for the astringent (ASTRINGENTS) extract of leaves and bark used in over the counter preparations. This should not be confused with the similar named Hamelia genus (RUBIACEAE).
Annotation: do not confuse with HAMELIA;
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
Public MeSH Note: 2002
History Note: 2002
DeCS ID: 35848
Unique ID: D029501
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Hamamelis - Preferred
Concept UI M0384813
Scope note A plant genus of the family Hamamelidaceae, order Hamamelidales. It is known for the astringent (ASTRINGENTS) extract of leaves and bark used in over the counter preparations. This should not be confused with the similar named Hamelia genus (RUBIACEAE).
Preferred term Hamamelis
Entry term(s) Hamameli
Hamamelis virginiana - Narrower
Concept UI M0384814
Preferred term Hamamelis virginiana
Entry term(s) Hamamelis virginianas
Hazel, Witch
Hazels, Witch
Witch Hazel
Witch Hazels
virginianas, Hamamelis



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