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Descriptor English: Cuscuta
Descriptor Spanish: Cuscuta
Descriptor Portuguese: Cuscuta
Descriptor French: Cuscuta
Entry term(s): Cuscutas
Dodder
Dodders
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.238.437
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D034182
Scope note: A plant genus of the family Cuscutaceae. It is a threadlike climbing parasitic plant that is used in DRUGS, CHINESE HERBAL.
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: 36807
Unique ID: D034182
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Cuscuta - Preferred
Concept UI M0404894
Scope note A plant genus of the family Cuscutaceae. It is a threadlike climbing parasitic plant that is used in DRUGS, CHINESE HERBAL.
Preferred term Cuscuta
Entry term(s) Cuscutas
Dodder
Dodders



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