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Descriptor English: Panax
Descriptor Spanish: Panax
Descriptor Portuguese: Panax
Descriptor French: Panax
Entry term(s): American Ginseng
Aralia quinquefolia
Ginseng
Ginseng (Homeopathy)
Ginseng, Korean
Ginseng, Korean Red
Ginsengs
Jen Shen
Jen Shens
Korean Ginseng
Korean Ginsengs
Korean Red Ginseng
Korean Red Ginsengs
Ninjin
Ninjins
Panax ginseng
Panax ginsengs
Panax quinquefolia
Panax quinquefolius
Panaxs
Red Ginseng, Korean
Renshen
Renshens
Schinseng
Schinsengs
Shen, Jen
Shens, Jen
Shinseng
Shinsengs
ginsengs, Panax
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.087.500
HP4.018.592.152
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005894
Scope note: An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng (ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).
Annotation: do not confuse entry term GINSENG with SIBERIAN GINSENG see Eleutherococcus
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
DeCS ID: 6034
Unique ID: D005894
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/01/16
Panax - Preferred
Concept UI M0009250
Scope note An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng (ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).
Preferred term Panax
Entry term(s) Ginseng
Ginsengs
Jen Shen
Jen Shens
Ninjin
Ninjins
Panaxs
Renshen
Renshens
Schinseng
Schinsengs
Shen, Jen
Shens, Jen
Shinseng
Shinsengs
Panax ginseng - Narrower
Concept UI M0387703
Preferred term Panax ginseng
Entry term(s) Panax ginsengs
ginsengs, Panax
Ginseng (Homeopathy) - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI FD00059243
Scope note Homeopathic remedy. Scientific name: Aralia quinquefolia. Common name: American ginseng. Abbreviation: "gins.". Plant origin. Original habitat: North America. Parts used: roots.
Preferred term Ginseng (Homeopathy)
Entry term(s) American Ginseng
Aralia quinquefolia
Panax quinquefolia
Panax quinquefolius
Korean Red Ginseng - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000677419
Preferred term Korean Red Ginseng
Entry term(s) Ginseng, Korean
Ginseng, Korean Red
Korean Ginseng
Korean Ginsengs
Korean Red Ginsengs
Red Ginseng, Korean



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