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Descriptor English: Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron
Descriptor Spanish: Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron
Descriptor Portuguese: Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron
Descriptor French: Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron
Tree number(s): B03.440.080.094.152.700
B03.440.425.410.194.152.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000070077
Scope note: A species of Bacteroides that is a major constituent of the human GUT MICROBIOTA. It normally produces enzymes important for the digestion of vegetable matter. However, it can also cause OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS that result in intra-abdominal SEPSIS; BACTEREMIA; and PERITONITIS.
Annotation: infection: coordinate IM with BACTEROIDES INFECTIONS (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
Previous Indexing: Bacteroides (1971-2016)
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
DeCS ID: 56304
Unique ID: D000070077
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2015/11/24
Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron - Preferred
Concept UI M000609142
Scope note A species of Bacteroides that is a major constituent of the human GUT MICROBIOTA. It normally produces enzymes important for the digestion of vegetable matter. However, it can also cause OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS that result in intra-abdominal SEPSIS; BACTEREMIA; and PERITONITIS.
Preferred term Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron



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