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infectious disease

^ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/efo/EFO_0005741


A disease whose physical basis is an infectious agent

Synonyms: disease by infectious agent, disorder due to infection, transmissible disease

Term info

IDO definition citation

IDO:IDO_0000436

SNOMEDCT definition citation

SNOMEDCT:40733004

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Replaces 'infection' in disease hierarchy. OBI imported term infection is moved to pathologic process. This class is a container class for infectious diseases, not the process of infection itself.

term editor

Helen Parkinson

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