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DOID DOID:1116
Name pertussis
Definition A commensal bacterial infectious disease that results_in inflammation located_in respiratory tract, has_material_basis_in Bordetella pertussis, or has_material_basis_in Bordetella parapertussis, which produce toxins that paralyze the cilia of the respiratory epithelial cells. The infection is characterized by a prolonged, high-pitched, deeply indrawn breath (whoop).
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pertussis, http://www.merck.com/mmhe/sec23/ch272/ch272g.html#sec23-ch272-ch272g-800
Xrefs

CSP2005:0368-3326

KEGG:05133

MESH:D001885

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:26484003

UMLS_CUI:C0006015

Alternateids

DOID:11333

DOID:11751

Subsets

gram-negative_bacterial_infectious_disease

Synonyms

bordetella infection [EXACT]

WC - Whooping cough [EXACT]

whooping cough [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a commensal bacterial infectious disease

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