"Cytomegalovirus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily BETAHERPESVIRINAE, infecting the salivary glands, liver, spleen, lungs, eyes, and other organs, in which they produce characteristically enlarged cells with intranuclear inclusions. Infection with Cytomegalovirus is also seen as an opportunistic infection in AIDS.
- Salivary Gland Viruses
- Salivary Gland Virus
- Virus, Salivary Gland
- Viruses, Salivary Gland
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Cytomegalovirus".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Cytomegalovirus".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cytomegalovirus" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Cytomegalovirus" was a major or minor topic of these publication.