molluscum contagiosum

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Noun1.molluscum contagiosum - a virus disease of the skin marked by round white swellingsmolluscum contagiosum - a virus disease of the skin marked by round white swellings; transmitted from person to person (most often in children or in adults with impaired immune function)
molluscum - any skin disease characterized by soft pulpy nodules
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mol·lus·cum con·ta·gi·o·sum

L., n. molusco contagioso, que se manifiesta con granos en grupo causados por una infección viral.

molluscum contagiosum

n molusco contagioso
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Novan has dosed the first patient in the company's Phase 2 clinical trial to evaluate topical nitric oxide product candidate SB206 for the treatment of molluscum contagiosum, a contagious skin infection caused by the molluscipoxvirus.
The eight Chordopoxvirinae genera include Orthopoxvirus, Parapoxvirus, Yatapoxvirus, Molluscipoxvirus, Avipoxvirus, Capripoxvirus, Leporipoxvirus, and Suipoxvirus.
In addition, the molluscipoxvirus Molluscum contagiosum is morphologically indistinguishable from orthopoxviruses.