encephalomyocarditis virus

n.

A picornavirus that causes a febrile illness with central nervous system involvement in humans.

Nearby words

  1. encephalomyeloneuropathy,
  2. encephalomyelopathy,
  3. encephalomyeloradiculitis,
  4. encephalomyeloradiculopathy,
  5. encephalomyocarditis,
  6. encephalon,
  7. encephalopathy,
  8. encephalopyosis,
  9. encephalorrhagia,
  10. encephaloschisis


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