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Orthopoxvirus MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Orthopoxvirus
Tree Number(s)
B04.280.650.160.650
Unique ID
D018155
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018155
Annotation
infection: coordinate IM with POXVIRIDAE INFECTIONS (IM)
Scope Note
A genus of the family POXVIRIDAE, subfamily CHORDOPOXVIRINAE, comprising many species infecting mammals. Viruses of this genus cause generalized infections and a rash in some hosts. The type species is VACCINIA VIRUS.
Entry Term(s)
Camelpox virus
Horsepox virus
Raccoonpox virus
Skunkpox virus
Taterapox virus
Volepox virus
Registry Number
txid10242
Related Numbers
txid10256
txid160796
txid28871
txid28873
txid28874
txid397342
Previous Indexing
Poxviridae (1977-1993)
Public MeSH Note
94
History Note
94
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1993/06/04
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Orthopoxvirus Preferred
Camelpox virus Narrower
Volepox virus Narrower
Skunkpox virus Narrower
Taterapox virus Narrower
Raccoonpox virus Narrower
Horsepox virus Narrower
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