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Descriptor English: Acanthocheilonema
Descriptor Spanish: Acanthocheilonema
Descriptor Portuguese: Acanthocheilonema
Descriptor French: Acanthocheilonema
Entry term(s): Acanthocheilonemas
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.500.294.400.937.463.043
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D063486
Scope note: A common genus of tropical filarial worms parasitic in humans and monkeys.
Annotation: infection = ACANTHOCHEILONEMIASIS but infection with ACANTHOCHEILONEMA PERSTANS = ACANTHOCHEILONEMA PERSTANS INFECTION see MANSONELLIASIS; coordinate with specific helminth term (ANTIGENS, HELMINTH, etc) if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Dipetalonema (1963-2012)
Public MeSH Note: 2013; was MH 1963-1985, see Dipetalonema 1986-2012
History Note: 2013; use Dipetalonema 1986-2012
DeCS ID: 54876
Unique ID: D063486
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Date Established: 2013/01/01
Date of Entry: 2012/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Acanthocheilonema - Preferred
Concept UI M0573420
Scope note A common genus of tropical filarial worms parasitic in humans and monkeys.
Preferred term Acanthocheilonema
Entry term(s) Acanthocheilonemas



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