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Molluscum contagiosum virus MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Molluscum contagiosum virus
Tree Number(s)
B04.280.650.160.550.500
Unique ID
D008977
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008977
Annotation
infection = MOLLUSCUM CONTAGIOSUM
Scope Note
A species of MOLLUSCIPOXVIRUS causing skin lesions in humans. It is transmitted by direct contact or from non-living reservoirs (fomites), such as books or clothing.
Registry Number
txid10279
Public MeSH Note
66; was see under TUMOR VIRUSES (now see ONCOGENIC VIRUSES) 1963-65
History Note
66(63); was see under TUMOR VIRUSES (now see ONCOGENIC VIRUSES) 1963-65
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Molluscum contagiosum virus Preferred
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