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Keratitis, Dendritic MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Keratitis, Dendritic
Tree Number(s)
C01.375.725.465.450
C01.925.256.466.382.465.450
C01.925.325.465.450
C11.204.564.425.450
C11.294.800.475.450
Unique ID
D007635
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007635
Annotation
a form of herpetic keratitis with dendritic (branching) ulcers
Scope Note
A form of herpetic keratitis characterized by the formation of small vesicles which break down and coalesce to form recurring dendritic ulcers, characteristically irregular, linear, branching, and ending in knoblike extremities. (Dictionary of Visual Science, 3d ed)
Entry Term(s)
Furrow Keratitis
Keratitis, Furrow
NLM Classification #
WW 220
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Keratitis, Dendritic Preferred
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