papillomavirus

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pap·il·lo·ma·vi·rus

 (păp′ĭ-lō′mə-vī′rəs)
n.
Any of a group of DNA viruses of the family Papillomavirus that can cause warts and certain types of cancer in mammals.

papillomavirus

(ˌpæpɪˈləʊməˌvaɪərəs)
n
(Biology) any of numerous viruses that cause the formation of papillomas

pap•il•lo•ma•vi•rus

(ˌpæp əˈloʊ məˌvaɪ rəs)

n., pl. -rus•es.
a type of papovavirus, containing circular DNA, that causes papillomas, including genital warts.
[1980–85]
Translations

papillomavirus

n virus m del papiloma papilomavirus m; human — (HPV) virus m del papiloma humano (VPH), papilomavirus humano (PVH)
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Human papilloma viruses (HPV) members of the papillomaviridae family are extremely common with an estimated worldwide prevalence of ~11-12%.
Paramyxoviridae, Flaviviridae, Herpesviridae, Papillomaviridae, Picornaviridae, Poxviridae, Reoviridae, and Rhabdoviridae) have been found to infect camels (37-39).
The Papillomaviridae family includes 16 different genera, and those associated with mucosal tumor development belong to the alpha genus.
Human papillomaviruses (HPV) are small, double stranded DNA viruses that belong to family papillomaviridae (1).