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Introduction: Paramyxoviridae

Description of Paramyxoviridae

Paramyxoviridae: RNA viruses; enters host by fusion of the viral envelope with the cell surface membrane; transmission is horizontal, mainly airborne.
Source: CRISP

Paramyxoviridae: A family of spherical viruses, of the order MONONEGAVIRALES, somewhat larger than the orthomyxoviruses, and containing single-stranded RNA. Subfamilies include PARAMYXOVIRINAE and PNEUMOVIRINAE.
Source: MeSH 2007

Paramyxoviridae: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Paramyxoviridae:

Terms associated with Paramyxoviridae:

More specific terms for Paramyxoviridae:

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Broader terms for Paramyxoviridae

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Paramyxoviridae can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Paramyxoviridae

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

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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