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dirofilariasis (DOID:1082)
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Synonyms: Dirofilaria infectious disease; Infection by Dirofilaria
Alt IDs: ICD10CM:B74.8, MESH:D004184, UMLS_CUI:C0012602
Definition: A filariasis that is a zoonotic infection caused by nematodes Dirofilaria immitis or Dirofilaria repens, which are transmitted to humans from dogs, cats, wolves and coyotes by infected mosquitoes. The disease manifests as either subcutaneous nodules or pulmonary lesions.


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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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last database update
07/29/2020
MGI 6.15
The Jackson Laboratory