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Cytomegalovirus MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cytomegalovirus
Tree Number(s)
B04.280.382.150.150
Unique ID
D003587
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003587
Annotation
infection = CYTOMEGALOVIRUS INFECTIONS
Scope Note
A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily BETAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting the salivary glands, liver, spleen, lungs, eyes, and other organs, in which they produce characteristically enlarged cells with intranuclear inclusions. Infection with Cytomegalovirus is also seen as an opportunistic infection in AIDS.
Entry Term(s)
HHV 5
Herpesvirus 5 (beta), Human
Herpesvirus 5, Human
Human Herpesvirus 5
Salivary Gland Viruses
Registry Number
txid10358
NLM Classification #
QW 165.5.H3
Public MeSH Note
94; was CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-93; SALIVARY GLAND VIRUSES was see under CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-78
Online Note
use CYTOMEGALOVIRUS to search CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-93 & SALIVARY GLAND VIRUSES 1966-78.
History Note
94; was CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-93; SALIVARY GLAND VIRUSES was see under CYTOMEGALOVIRUSES 1966-78
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Cytomegalovirus Preferred
Herpesvirus 5, Human Narrower
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