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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.]


or Cox•sack•ie vi•rus

(kɒkˈsæk iˌvaɪ rəs, kʊkˈsɑ ki-)

n., pl. -rus•es.
any of a group of enteroviruses that may infect the intestinal tract, esp. in the summer months.
[1945–50; after Coxsackie, N.Y., where the first known case appeared]
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Noun1.coxsackievirus - 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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One group of researchers showed that a normally benign strain of coxsackievirus becomes virulent and damages the heart when administered to selenium-deficient mice.
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The incriminated infectious agents reported to date are rubella, Echovirus 7, mumps, cytomegalovirus, parainfluenza, coxsackievirus, adenovirus, influenza A, human herpes virus 6, hepatitis B, parvovirus B19, Epstein-Barr virus, Yersinia enterocolitica, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Brucella abortus, and Borrelia burgdorferi.
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When mice were fed a selenium-deficient diet and then inoculated with a nonvirulent strain of Coxsackievirus B3, the virus mutated to become a virulent strain.
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Enterovirusler picornavirus ailesinden olup; Coxsackievirus A ve B, Echovirus ve daha yeni numaralandirilmis enterovirus 68-71 ve poliovirusleri icerir.
Serum microRNA expression profile distinguishes enterovirus 71 and coxsackievirus 16 infections in patients with hand-foot-and-mouth disease.
But they cautioned that there was no evidence the vaccine would cross-protect against another virus called coxsackievirus A 16, which is often found circulating with EV71 and also causes hand foot and mouth disease.