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Bartonella Infections MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Bartonella Infections
Tree Number(s)
C01.150.252.400.126.100
Unique ID
D001474
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001474
Scope Note
Infections by the genus BARTONELLA. Bartonella bacilliformis can cause acute febrile anemia, designated Oroya fever, and a benign skin eruption, called verruga peruana. BARTONELLA QUINTANA causes TRENCH FEVER, while BARTONELLA HENSELAE is the etiologic agent of bacillary angiomatosis (ANGIOMATOSIS, BACILLARY) and is also one of the causes of CAT-SCRATCH DISEASE.
Entry Version
BARTONELLA INFECT
Entry Term(s)
Bartonella bacilliformis Infection
Bartonellosis
Carrion Disease
Carrion's Disease
Infections, Bartonella
Infections, Rochalimaea
Oroya Fever
Rochalimaea Infections
Verruga Peruana
NLM Classification #
WC 640
Public MeSH Note
ROCHALIMAEA INFECTIONS was heading 1995
History Note
ROCHALIMAEA INFECTIONS was heading 1995
Date Established
1960/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/10
Bartonella Infections Preferred
Verruga Peruana Narrower
Carrion Disease Narrower
Bartonella bacilliformis Infection Narrower
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