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Descriptor English: Syzygium
Descriptor Spanish: Syzygium
Descriptor Portuguese: Syzygium
Descriptor French: Syzygium
Entry term(s): Caryophyllus
Caryophyllus aromaticus
Cleistocalyx
Clove
Cloves
Eugenia aromatica
Eugenia caryophyllata
Eugenia cumini
Eugenia jambolana
Eugenia jambos
Eugenia malaccensis
Eugenia sandwicensis
Jambolan Plum Tree
Jambolan Plum Trees
Java Plum Tree
Java Plum Trees
Plum Tree, Jambolan
Plum Tree, Java
Plum Trees, Jambolan
Plum Trees, Java
Syzygium aromaticum
Syzygium cumini
Syzygium jambolanum
Syzygium jambos
Syzygium malaccense
Syzygium sandwicense
Tree, Jambolan Plum
Tree, Java Plum
Trees, Jambolan Plum
Trees, Java Plum
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.773.900
HP4.018.685.991
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027842
Scope note: A plant genus in the family Myrtaceae. It is known for cloves, which is the flower bud of Syzygium aromaticum and is the source of an oil rich in EUGENOL.
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: Rosales (1998-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2016; see EUGENIA 2005-2015, see CLOVE 2002-2004; for CLOVE see ROSALES 1988-2001, for CLOVE see SPICES 1993-1997
History Note: 2016 (2002); for CLOVE use ROSALES 1988-2001, for CLOVE use SPICES 1993-1997
DeCS ID: 35900
Unique ID: D027842
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Syzygium - Preferred
Concept UI M0029221
Scope note A plant genus in the family Myrtaceae. It is known for cloves, which is the flower bud of Syzygium aromaticum and is the source of an oil rich in EUGENOL.
Preferred term Syzygium
Entry term(s) Caryophyllus
Cleistocalyx
Syzygium cumini - Narrower
Concept UI M000603940
Preferred term Syzygium cumini
Entry term(s) Eugenia cumini
Eugenia jambolana
Jambolan Plum Tree
Jambolan Plum Trees
Java Plum Tree
Java Plum Trees
Plum Tree, Jambolan
Plum Tree, Java
Plum Trees, Jambolan
Plum Trees, Java
Syzygium jambolanum
Tree, Jambolan Plum
Tree, Java Plum
Trees, Jambolan Plum
Trees, Java Plum
Syzygium sandwicense - Narrower
Concept UI M000603957
Preferred term Syzygium sandwicense
Entry term(s) Eugenia sandwicensis
Syzygium jambos - Narrower
Concept UI M000603954
Preferred term Syzygium jambos
Entry term(s) Eugenia jambos
Syzygium malaccense - Narrower
Concept UI M000603955
Preferred term Syzygium malaccense
Entry term(s) Eugenia malaccensis
Clove - Narrower
Concept UI M0442545
Preferred term Clove
Entry term(s) Caryophyllus aromaticus
Cloves
Eugenia aromatica
Eugenia caryophyllata
Syzygium aromaticum



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