Medical Dictionary: Arenaviral


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Arenaviral: Another name for Arenaviruses.
Arenaviral (condition): Rare viral infection usually caught from rodents.

Arenaviral: The Arenaviridae are a family of viruses whose members are generally associated with rodent-transmitted disease in humans. Each virus usually is associated with a particular rodent host species in which it is maintained. Arenavirus infections are relatively common in humans in some areas of the world and can cause severe illnesses. 1

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1. excerpt from Arenaviridae: DVRD

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