Definition of viscerotropic in English:
(Of a microorganism) tending to attack or affect the viscera: the viscerotropic virus has been repeatedly isolated in Europe
More example sentences
- Isolates that cause the respiratory-nervous syndrome, even those that are highly pathogenic, usually produce few or no distinct gross lesions; however, isolates that cause viscerotropic syndrome often do.
- In the reports of viscerotropic disease, 14% have a history of thymus disease with subsequent thymectomy.
- These same viscerotropic viruses may cause typical signs and lesions of VVND when inoculated into chickens.
Definition of viscerotropic in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan