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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Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is characterized by papular lesions in the skin and mucous membranes caused by the Molluscum contagiosum virus, a DNA virus from the poxvirus group.
Antibodies to molluscum contagiosum virus in the general population and susceptible patients.
In addition, we would like to thank Robert Kroselj, Blanka Kusar, Petra Markocic, Anja Ostrbenk, Tina Stamol, and Sonja Vuletic for their invaluable technical assistance in detecting infections with HPV and molluscum contagiosum virus.