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Chancroid

Introduction: Chancroid

Description of Chancroid

Chancroid (medical condition): An sexually transmitted disease caused by the Haemophilus ducreyi...more »

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Chancroid: infectious venereal ulcer.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Chancroid: Acute, localized autoinoculable infectious disease usually acquired through sexual contact. Caused by HAEMOPHILUS DUCREYI, it occurs endemically almost worldwide, especially in tropical and subtropical countries and more commonly in seaports and urban areas than in rural areas.
Source: Diseases Database

Chancroid: Acute, localized autoinoculable infectious disease usually acquired through sexual contact. Caused by HAEMOPHILUS DUCREYI, it occurs endemically almost worldwide, especially in tropical and subtropical countries and more commonly in seaports and urban areas than in rural areas.
Source: MeSH 2007

Chancroid: Related Topics

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Chancroid as a Disease

Chancroid (medical condition): See Chancroid (disease information).
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Chancroid: Related Diseases

Chancroid: Chancroid is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Chancroid: Article Excerpts

Chancroid ("shan-kroid") is an important bacterial infection caused by Haemophilus ducreyi, which is... (Source: excerpt from Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

Chancroid ("shan-kroid") is an important bacterial infection caused by Haemophilus ducreyi,... (Source: excerpt from Other Important STDS, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

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Chancroid: Related Disease Topics

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Broader terms for Chancroid

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Chancroid

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Chancroid

The following list attempts to classify Chancroid into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • ulcer,ulceration
  • lesion
  • pathology
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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