TITLE

poxvirus

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1748
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "poxvirus" is presented. It refers to certain DNA viruses which produce characteristic spreading vesicular lesions. It includes viruses responsible for various diseases including smallpox, vaccinia, and molluscum contagiosum, etc.
ACCESSION #
21241877

 

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