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Borrelia burgdorferi Group MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Borrelia burgdorferi Group
Tree Number(s)
B03.440.425.410.711.193.150
B03.851.595.193.150
Unique ID
D015748
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015748
Annotation
infection: coord IM with LYME DISEASE or specifics (IM); BORRELIA BURGDORFERI is also available
Scope Note
Gram-negative helical bacteria, in the genus BORRELIA, that are the etiologic agents of LYME DISEASE. The group comprises many specific species including Borrelia afzelii, Borellia garinii, and BORRELIA BURGDORFERI proper. These spirochetes are generally transmitted by several species of ixodid ticks.
Entry Term(s)
Borrelia afzelii
Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato
Borrelia garinii
Borreliella afzelii
Borreliella garinii
Registry Number
txid64895
Related Numbers
txid29518
txid29519
Previous Indexing
Borrelia (1984-1989)
Lyme Disease (1984-1989)
See Also
Lyme Disease
Public MeSH Note
2002; see BORRELIA BURGDORFERI 1990-2001
History Note
2002
Date Established
1990/01/01
Date of Entry
1989/05/25
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Borrelia burgdorferi Group Preferred
Borrelia afzelii Narrower
Borrelia garinii Narrower
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