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flavivirus

Saltos de línea: flavi|virus
Pronunciación: /ˈfleɪvɪvʌɪrəs
 
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Definición de flavivirus en inglés:

sustantivo

Any of a group of RNA viruses, mostly having arthropod vectors, which cause a number of serious human diseases including yellow fever, dengue, various types of encephalitis, and hepatitis C.
Example sentences
  • West Nile virus is a flavivirus within the Japanese encephalitis serocomplex, which includes St Louis encephalitis, yellow fever, and dengue fever.
  • Other flaviviruses are yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, dengue, and Saint Louis encephalitis.
  • West Nile virus is an important arthropod borne flavivirus; it usually causes a mild infection called West Nile fever in humans and horses.

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