Coxsackie virus

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also Cox·sack·ie virus  (ko͝ok-sä′kē-vī′rəs, kŏk-săk′ē-)
Any of a group of enteroviruses that are associated with a variety of diseases, including meningitis, myocarditis, and pericarditis, and primarily affect children during the summer months.

[After Coxsackie, a village of east-central New York.]

Coxsackie virus

(Microbiology) any of various viruses that occur in the intestinal tract of man and cause diseases, some of which resemble poliomyelitis
[C20: after Coxsackie, a town in New York state, where the virus was first found]
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Noun1.Coxsackie virus - enterovirus causing a disease resembling poliomyelitis but without paralysis
enterovirus - any of a group of picornaviruses that infect the gastrointestinal tract and can spread to other areas (especially the nervous system)
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GenBank accession numbers for viruses tested: poliovirus type 1 (V01149), poliovirus type 2 (AY238473 and M12197), poliovirus type 3 (K01392); Sabin-1 (AY184219), Sabin-2 (AY184220), Sabin-3 (AY184221); coxsackie virus 1 (AF499635), coxsackie virus 11 (AF499636), coxsackie virus 13 (AF465511), coxsackie virus 17 (AF499639), coxsackie virus 19 (AF499641), coxsackie virus 20 (AF499642, EF015012, and EF015019), coxsackie virus 21 (AF465515 and D00538), coxsackie virus 22 (AF499643), coxsackie virus 24 (EF026081); enterovirus C96 (HQ415759), enterovirus C99 (EF555644), enterovirus C102 (EF555645), enterovirus C104 (JX982259), enterovirus C105 (KM880098), enterovirus C109 (GQ865517), enterovirus C117 (JX262382), enterovirus C116 (JX514942), and enterovirus C118 (JX961709).
Five children from the Orce Nikolov kindergarten in Karpos 2 contracted the coxsackie virus.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 28 August 2017: Turkey's tourism situation has not been at its best during 2017's summer, due to several Russian allegations of the spread of the Coxsackie virus all over the state's resorts, which was denied by the Turkish Health Ministry.
She also tested positively to our top ten viruses including Coxsackie, CMV, and EBV.
Hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) (B) is an acute Coxsackie viral infection, classically involving the oral mucosa, palms, and soles, although broad variations in presentations include "eczema coxsackium," Gianotti-Crosti-type lesions, and petechiae.
Assessments were done for Adeno, Coxsackie A and B, Influenza A and B, Parainfluenza, Varicella Zoster, Herpes Simplex, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Epstein Barr Virus, Parvo B19, Cytomegalovirus infections, Mycoplasma pneumonia, Hepatitis B Virus surface antigen (HBsAg), anti Hepatitis C Virus antibody (AntiHCV), which proved negative.
Routine hematological, biochemical, and microbiological tests (throat swabs), as well as serological tests (hepatitis B and C, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Coxsackie A & B, Epstein-Barr virus, CMV, herpes simplex and zoster virus, enterovirus, and Toxoplasma gondii) revealed normal or negative results.
The commonest viral infections causing pericarditis include Coxsackie virus A and B, Echo virus, adenovirus, parvovirus B19, Human Herpes virus 6.
Ducommun will manufacture these titanium engine support structures using its proprietary hot forming and super-plastic forming processes at its operation centers in Coxsackie, New York, and Parsons, Kansas.
Herpes simplex virus (HSV), picornavirus (enterovirus 70, Coxsackie A24), varicella-zoster virus, poxvirus (molluscum contagiosum and vaccinia), and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are some of the other viruses that are responsible for the infection.
It is mostly caused by herpes simplex virus (HSV) type 1 or 2 and rarely by vaccine-virus or Coxsackie A16 virus.
The synthesized Schiff bases were evaluated for activity against several RNA- and DNA-viruses, using the following cell-based-assays: (a) Vero cells infected with parainfluenza-3 virus, reovirus-1, Sindbis virus, Coxsackie B4 virus, or Punta Toro virus; (b) human embryonic lung (HEL) fibroblasts infected with herpes simplex virus-1 (KOS), herpes simplex virus-2 (G), acyclovir-resistant herpes simplex virus-1 (KOS ACVr TK-), vaccinia virus or vesicular stomatitis virus; (c) human epithelial (HeLa) cells infected with vesicular stomatitis virus, coxsackie B4 virus or respiratory syncytial virus and (d) Madin Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells infected with influenza virus, subtype A/H1N1, A/H3N2 or B.