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Measles virus MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Measles virus
Tree Number(s)
B04.820.480.937.600.650.500.500
Unique ID
D008459
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008459
Annotation
"morbilli virus" sometimes refers to the MEASLES VIRUS & sometimes to the genus Morbillivirus: check text; infection = MEASLES
Scope Note
The type species of MORBILLIVIRUS and the cause of the highly infectious human disease MEASLES, which affects mostly children.
Entry Term(s)
Edmonston virus
Registry Number
txid11234
NLM Classification #
QW 168.5.P2
See Also
Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Measles virus Preferred
Edmonston virus Narrower
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