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Descriptor in English: Scopulariopsis
Descriptor in Spanish: Scopulariopsis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Scopulariopsis
Descriptor in French: Scopulariopsis
Entry term(s): Scopulariopses
Scopulariopsis brevicauli
Scopulariopsis brevicaulis
Tree number(s): B01.300.381.802
Scope note: A mitosporic fungal genus commonly found in soil. It includes both saprophytes and animal pathogens. Scopulariopsis brevicaulis and related species may convert ARSENIC to volatile and toxic arsine. ONYCHOMYCOSIS and rarely BRAIN ABSCESS; MYCETOMA, and disseminated infections mainly in the IMMUNOCOMPROMISED HOSTS are associated with Scopulariopsis.
Annotation: infection: coordinate IM with MYCOSES (IM) or specific mycosis (IM)
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
History Note: 2012
DeCS UI: 54448
Descriptor UI: D060645
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Scopulariopsis - Preferred
Concept UI M0554747
Scope note A mitosporic fungal genus commonly found in soil. It includes both saprophytes and animal pathogens. Scopulariopsis brevicaulis and related species may convert ARSENIC to volatile and toxic arsine. ONYCHOMYCOSIS and rarely BRAIN ABSCESS; MYCETOMA, and disseminated infections mainly in the IMMUNOCOMPROMISED HOSTS are associated with Scopulariopsis.
Preferred term Scopulariopsis
Entry term(s) Scopulariopses
Scopulariopsis brevicaulis - Narrower
Concept UI M0554748
Preferred term Scopulariopsis brevicaulis
Entry term(s) Scopulariopsis brevicauli



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