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Enterobacteriaceae MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Enterobacteriaceae
Tree Number(s)
B03.440.450.425
B03.660.250.150
Unique ID
D004755
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004755
Annotation
infection = ENTEROBACTERIACEAE INFECTIONS
Scope Note
A family of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that do not form endospores. Its organisms are distributed worldwide with some being saprophytes and others being plant and animal parasites. Many species are of considerable economic importance due to their pathogenic effects on agriculture and livestock.
Entry Term(s)
Coliform Bacilli
Enterobacteria
Ewingella
Leclercia
Paracolobactrum
Sodalis
Registry Number
txid543
Related Numbers
txid41201
txid83654
txid84565
NLM Classification #
QW 138
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Enterobacteriaceae Preferred
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