[ sahy-to-truh-piz-uh m ]
/ saɪˈtɒ trəˌpɪz əm /
cytotropic tendency or behavior.
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Medicine definitions for cytotropism
[ sī-tŏt′rə-pĭz′əm ]
Affinity for cells, especially the ability of viruses to localize in and damage specific cells.
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