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Descriptor English: Merozoites
Descriptor Spanish: Merozoítos
Descriptor Portuguese: Merozoítos
Descriptor French: Mérozoïtes
Entry term(s): Merozoite
Tree number(s): A11.870.740.800.500
B05.500.800.500
B05.775.740.800.500
G07.345.500.550.500.800.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D052940
Scope note: Uninuclear cells or a stage in the life cycle of sporozoan protozoa. Merozoites, released from ruptured multinucleate SCHIZONTS, enter the blood stream and infect the ERYTHROCYTES.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2007
History Note: 2007
DeCS ID: 52015
Unique ID: D052940
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2007/01/01
Date of Entry: 2006/07/05
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Merozoites - Preferred
Concept UI M0490386
Scope note Uninuclear cells or a stage in the life cycle of sporozoan protozoa. Merozoites, released from ruptured multinucleate SCHIZONTS, enter the blood stream and infect the ERYTHROCYTES.
Preferred term Merozoites
Entry term(s) Merozoite



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