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Descriptor in English: Hamamelis
Descriptor in Spanish: Hamamelis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hamamelis
Descriptor in 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
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
History Note: 2002
DeCS UI: 35848
Descriptor UI: D029501
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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