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Viral Load MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Viral Load
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.225.875.950
E05.200.875.950
G06.920.850
Unique ID
D019562
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019562
Scope Note
The quantity of measurable virus in a body fluid. Change in viral load, measured in plasma, is sometimes used as a SURROGATE MARKER in disease progression.
Entry Term(s)
Viral Burden
Virus Titer
Public MeSH Note
97
History Note
97
Date Established
1997/01/01
Date of Entry
1996/06/10
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Viral Load Preferred
Virus Titer Related
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