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Descriptor English: Mucorales
Descriptor Spanish: Mucorales
Descriptor Portuguese: Mucorales
Descriptor French: Mucorales
Entry term(s): Mucorale
Tree number(s): B01.300.300.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009090
Scope note: An order of zygomycetous fungi, usually saprophytic, causing damage to food in storage, but which may cause respiratory infection or MUCORMYCOSIS in persons suffering from other debilitating diseases.
Annotation: infection = MUCORMYCOSIS
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: Phycomyces (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 79; see PHYCOMYCETES 1963-78; for PHYCOMYCES see PHYCOMYCETES 1975-85
History Note: 79; use FUNGI 1963-78
Related: Mucormycosis MeSH
DeCS ID: 9282
Unique ID: D009090
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Mucorales - Preferred
Concept UI M0014179
Scope note An order of zygomycetous fungi, usually saprophytic, causing damage to food in storage, but which may cause respiratory infection or MUCORMYCOSIS in persons suffering from other debilitating diseases.
Preferred term Mucorales
Entry term(s) Mucorale



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