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molluscum contagiosum virus

John Lackie

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199549351
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727948
molluscum contagiosum virus

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A double-stranded DNA poxvirus that causes a benign disease of skin and mucous membranes. Four types are recognized, MCV-1 to

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Subjects: Clinical Medicine

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