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Mycobacterium fortuitum MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Mycobacterium fortuitum
Tree Number(s)
B03.510.024.962.500.720.325
B03.510.460.400.410.552.552.720.325
Unique ID
D019907
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019907
Annotation
infection: coordinate with MYCOBACTERIUM INFECTIONS, NONTUBERCULOUS
Scope Note
A rapid-growing, nonphotochromogenic species that is potentially pathogenic, producing lesions of lung, bone, or soft tissue following trauma. It has been found in soil and in injection sites of humans, cattle, and cold-blooded animals. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Entry Version
MYCOBACT FORTUITUM
Registry Number
txid1766
Previous Indexing
Mycobacterium (1966-1990)
Mycobacterium, Atypical (1977-1997)
Public MeSH Note
98
History Note
98
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1997/06/20
Revision Date
2020/08/13
Mycobacterium fortuitum Preferred
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