Definición de echovirus en inglés:

echovirus

Saltos de línea: echo|virus
Pronunciación: /ˈɛkəʊvʌɪrəs
 
/
(also ECHO virus)

sustantivo

Medicine
  • Any of a group of enteroviruses which can cause respiratory infections and a mild form of meningitis.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • These are usually self-limited syndromes caused by a variety of viruses: rhinovirus, adenovirus, echovirus, coxsackievirus, influenza, and parainfluenza viruses.
    • Enteroviruses, including coxsackieviruses and echoviruses, are important viral pathogens in humans, causing a variety of diseases.
    • Named after Coxsackie, New York, where they were discovered, the coxsackie viruses are part of the enterovirus family of viruses (which also includes echoviruses, polio, and hepatitis A viruses) that live in the human digestive tract.

Origen

1950s: from echo (acronym from enteric cytopathogenic human orphan, because the virus was not originally assignable to any known disease) + virus.

Más definiciones de echovirus 

Definición de echovirus en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día milord
Pronunciación: mɪˈlɔːd
noun
used to address an English nobleman