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Melioidosis

Introduction: Melioidosis

Description of Melioidosis

Melioidosis (medical condition): Bacterial infection from soil or water....more »

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Melioidosis: A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria that causes MELIOIDOSIS. It has been isolated from soil and water in tropical regions, particularly Southeast Asia.
Source: Diseases Database

Melioidosis: A disease of humans and animals that resembles GLANDERS. It is caused by BURKHOLDERIA PSEUDOMALLEI and may range from a dormant infection to a condition that causes multiple abscesses, pneumonia, and bacteremia.
Source: MeSH 2007

Melioidosis: Related Topics

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Melioidosis: Rare Disease

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Melioidosis as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Melioidosis as a Disease

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

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

Melioidosis: Article Excerpts

Melioidosis: DBMD (Excerpt)

Melioidosis, also called Whitmore’s disease, is an infectious disease caused by the... (Source: excerpt from Melioidosis: DBMD)

Melioidosis: DBMD (Excerpt)

Burkholderia pseudomallei is an organism that has been considered as a potential agent for biological... (Source: excerpt from Melioidosis: DBMD)

Melioidosis: DBMD (Excerpt)

Melioidosis, also called Whitmore’s disease, is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium ... (Source: excerpt from Melioidosis: DBMD)

Melioidosis: DBMD (Excerpt)

Burkholderia pseudomallei is an organism that has been considered as a... (Source: excerpt from Melioidosis: DBMD)

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Melioidosis: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Melioidosis:

Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Melioidosis

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Melioidosis

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

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Disease Ontology - OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

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