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Descriptor English: Nippostrongylus
Descriptor Spanish: Nippostrongylus
Descriptor Portuguese: Nippostrongylus
Descriptor French: Nippostrongylus
Entry term(s): Nematode, Rat
Nematodes, Rat
Rat Nematode
Rat Nematodes
Tree number(s): B01.050.500.500.294.400.968.400.575
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009559
Scope note: A genus of intestinal nematode parasites belonging to the superfamily HELIGMOSOMATOIDEA, which commonly occurs in rats but has been experimentally transmitted to other rodents and rabbits. Infection is usually through the skin.
Annotation: a genus of nematodes; infection: coord IM with STRONGYLIDA INFECTIONS (IM); for antigens, coord with ANTIGENS, HELMINTH, for antibodies, coord with ANTIBODIES, HELMINTH
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: Ancylostomatoidea (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 79; was see under HOOKWORMS 1975-78
History Note: 79(75); was see under HOOKWORMS 1975-78
DeCS ID: 9744
Unique ID: D009559
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/12/12
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Nippostrongylus - Preferred
Concept UI M0014866
Scope note A genus of intestinal nematode parasites belonging to the superfamily HELIGMOSOMATOIDEA, which commonly occurs in rats but has been experimentally transmitted to other rodents and rabbits. Infection is usually through the skin.
Preferred term Nippostrongylus
Rat Nematode - Narrower
Concept UI M0014867
Preferred term Rat Nematode
Entry term(s) Nematode, Rat
Nematodes, Rat
Rat Nematodes



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