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Descriptor English: Polygonum
Descriptor Spanish: Polygonum
Descriptor Portuguese: Polygonum
Descriptor French: Polygonum
Entry term(s): Bistort
Bistorts
Buckwheat, False
Buckwheats, False
False Buckwheat
False Buckwheats
Knotweed
Knotweeds
Polygonums
Smartweed
Smartweeds
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.825.437
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D028502
Scope note: A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE that is an ingredient of Shou-Wu-Pian, a Chinese herbal preparation (DRUGS, CHINESE HERBAL). The common name of black bindweed also refers to TAMUS or Fallopia (use POLYGONACEAE).
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: Polygonaceae (1998-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002, 1963-1985; see POLYGONACEAE 1998-2001, see PLANTS, MEDICINAL 1986-1997
History Note: 2002, 1963-1985; use POLYGONACEAE 1998-2001, use PLANTS, MEDICINAL 1986-1997
DeCS ID: 35922
Unique ID: D028502
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: 2017/07/11
Polygonum - Preferred
Concept UI M0029187
Scope note A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE that is an ingredient of Shou-Wu-Pian, a Chinese herbal preparation (DRUGS, CHINESE HERBAL). The common name of black bindweed also refers to TAMUS or Fallopia (use POLYGONACEAE).
Preferred term Polygonum
Entry term(s) Polygonums
Smartweed - Narrower
Concept UI M0382451
Preferred term Smartweed
Entry term(s) Smartweeds
Knotweed - Narrower
Concept UI M0382450
Preferred term Knotweed
Entry term(s) Knotweeds
Bistort - Narrower
Concept UI M0382452
Preferred term Bistort
Entry term(s) Bistorts
Buckwheat, False - Narrower
Concept UI M0398833
Preferred term Buckwheat, False
Entry term(s) Buckwheats, False
False Buckwheat
False Buckwheats



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