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Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

Introduction: Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

Description of Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: type species of Arenavirus, part of the Old World Arenaviruses etiologic agent of lymphocytic choriomeningitis; occurs naturally in mice, dogs and monkeys.
Source: CRISP

Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: The type species of ARENAVIRUS, part of the Old World Arenaviruses (ARENAVIRUSES, OLD WORLD), producing a silent infection in house and laboratory mice. In humans, infection with LCMV can be inapparent, or can present with an influenza-like illness, a benign aseptic meningitis, or a severe meningoencephalomyelitis. The virus can also infect monkeys, dogs, field mice, guinea pigs, and hamsters, the latter an epidemiologically important host.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Abbreviation: Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: An abbreviation for:
Source: CRISP

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The description of Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

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

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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