para-influenza virus

para-influenza virus

n
1. (Pathology) any of a group of viruses that cause respiratory infections with influenza-like symptoms, esp in children
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Respiratory viruses associated with bronchiolitis Respiratory syncytial virus Rhinovirus Adenovirus Para-influenza virus (especially type 3) Influenza virus Human metapneumovirus Bocavirus Coronavirus Measles virus
Such infections are not routinely tested in the laboratory to be classified as being for example influenza or para-influenza virus (HPIV), a common cause of respiratory illnesses in infants and young children," he said.
The viruses most commonly involved in croup are para-influenza virus, adenovirus, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), influenza and measles.
Children are generally most likely to fall victim to the para-influenza virus which causes colds.
The company uses its unique and innovative VLP technology to produce mass market vaccines for infectious diseases such as influenza, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), para-influenza virus (PIV) and other diseases such as HIV and cancer.
Children are generally the most likely to fall victim to the para-influenza virus which causes croup.