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Descriptor English: Xanthium
Descriptor Spanish: Xanthium
Descriptor Portuguese: Xanthium
Descriptor French: Xanthium
Entry term(s): Cocklebur
Cocklebur, Spiny
Cockleburs
Cockleburs, Spiny
Spiny Cocklebur
Spiny Cockleburs
Xanthium spinosum
Xanthium spinosum (Homeopathy)
Xanthium spinosums
Xanthiums
spinosums, Xanthium
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.100.994
HP4.018.840.284
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D031210
Scope note: A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. The name "prickly burweed" is sometimes used but causes confusion with AMSINCKIA.
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: 2003
History Note: 2003
DeCS ID: 36750
Unique ID: D031210
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Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/13
Xanthium - Preferred
Concept UI M0396858
Scope note A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. The name "prickly burweed" is sometimes used but causes confusion with AMSINCKIA.
Preferred term Xanthium
Entry term(s) Cocklebur
Cockleburs
Xanthiums
Xanthium spinosum - Narrower
Concept UI M0396859
Scope note Xanthium spinosum L. is considered a noxious weed.
Preferred term Xanthium spinosum
Entry term(s) Cocklebur, Spiny
Cockleburs, Spiny
Spiny Cocklebur
Spiny Cockleburs
Xanthium spinosums
spinosums, Xanthium
Xanthium spinosum (Homeopathy) - Narrower
Concept UI FD00060175
Scope note Homeopathic remedy. Common name: Spiny cocklebur. Abbreviation: "xanth.". Plant origin. Original habitat: whole world. Parts used: herb in blossom.
Preferred term Xanthium spinosum (Homeopathy)



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