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Descriptor English: Mycoplasma
Descriptor Spanish: Mycoplasma
Descriptor Mycoplasma
Entry term(s) Eperythrozoon
Haemobartonella
Mycoplasma putrefaciens
PPLO
organismos pleuroneumoniformes
Scope note: Género de bacterias gramnegativas, facultativamente anaerobias, de la familia MYCOPLASMATACEAE. Las células están rodeadas de una MEMBRANA PLASMÁTICA, careciendo de una verdadera PARED CELULAR. Se trata de organismos patógenos que se encuentran en las MEMBRANAS MUCOSAS de los seres humanos, ANIMALES y AVES.
Descriptor Portuguese: Mycoplasma
Descriptor French: Mycoplasma
Entry term(s): Eperythrozoon
Haemobartonella
Mycoplasma putrefaciens
PPLO
Pleuropneumonia Like Organisms
Pleuropneumonia-Like Organisms
Tree number(s): B03.440.860.580.553.553
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009174
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, mostly facultatively anaerobic bacteria in the family MYCOPLASMATACEAE. The cells are bounded by a PLASMA MEMBRANE and lack a true CELL WALL. Its organisms are pathogens found on the MUCOUS MEMBRANES of humans, ANIMALS, and BIRDS.
Annotation: infection = MYCOPLASMA INFECTIONS
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
Public MeSH Note: 1963; for EPERYTHROZOON see EPERYTHROZOON 1966-2003; for HAEMOBARTONELLA see ANAPLASMATACEAE 1997-2003, see HAEMOBARTONELLA 1980-1996; for PLEUROPNEUMONIA-LIKE ORGANISMS see PLEUROPNEUMONIA-LIKE ORGANISMS 1963-1965
History Note: 1963; for HAEMOBARTONELLA use ANAPLASMATACEAE 1980-2003
DeCS ID: 9366
Unique ID: D009174
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Mycoplasma - Preferred
Concept UI M0014305
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, mostly facultatively anaerobic bacteria in the family MYCOPLASMATACEAE. The cells are bounded by a PLASMA MEMBRANE and lack a true CELL WALL. Its organisms are pathogens found on the MUCOUS MEMBRANES of humans, ANIMALS, and BIRDS.
Preferred term Mycoplasma
Entry term(s) Eperythrozoon
Haemobartonella
Pleuropneumonia Like Organisms - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0014306
Preferred term Pleuropneumonia Like Organisms
Entry term(s) PPLO
Pleuropneumonia-Like Organisms
Mycoplasma putrefaciens - Narrower
Concept UI M0448916
Scope note A species that is associated with caprine MASTITIS and possesses an intense odor.
Preferred term Mycoplasma putrefaciens



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