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Introduction: Orthomyxoviridae

Description of Orthomyxoviridae

Orthomyxoviridae: RNA viruses; virus attaches to host cell receptors and enters by fusion of virus envelope with plasma membrane; wide host range, including man, pigs, horses and birds; transmission is by contact or by aerosol and waterborne.
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Orthomyxoviridae: A family of RNA viruses causing INFLUENZA and other diseases. There are five recognized genera: INFLUENZAVIRUS A; INFLUENZAVIRUS B; INFLUENZAVIRUS C; ISAVIRUS; and THOGOTOVIRUS.
Source: MeSH 2007

Orthomyxoviridae: Related Topics

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Terms Similar to Orthomyxoviridae:

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Broader terms for Orthomyxoviridae

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The term Orthomyxoviridae can be used for:

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Other terms that may be related to Orthomyxoviridae:

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Hierarchical classifications of Orthomyxoviridae

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

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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