lymphocytic choriomeningitis

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Noun1.lymphocytic choriomeningitis - a form of viral meningitis caused by a virus carried by the common house mouse
choriomeningitis - a cerebral meningitis with cellular infiltration of the meninges
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Experimental lymphocytic choriomeningitis of monkeys and mice produced by a virus encountered in studies of the 1933 St.
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus in employees and mice at multipremises feeder-rodent operation, United States, 2012.
Rachael Aubert, Ahmed and their team from Emory Vaccine Center examined what happened to mice chronically infected with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) when they infused CD4 or "helper" T cells from uninfected mice.
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) has been shown to transfer from rodents to humans, but not from person to person.
Other arenaviruses include Lassa fever and lymphocytic choriomeningitis.
found that administering the molecule to mice controls infection with cytomegalovirus and lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus.
The roll call of diseases is no trifling matter: plague, murine typhus, Rickettsial pox, salmonellosis, rat bite fever, leptosporesis, trichinosis, lymphocytic choriomeningitis, typhoid, dysentery, hog cholera, aspergillosis, encephalitis, pseudo tuberculosis, avian tuberculosis, toxoplasmosis, Japanese encephalitis, filariasis, yellow fever and dengue fever, malaria, etc.
Solid organ transplant-associated lymphocytic choriomeningitis, United States, 2011.
The inquest heard he contracted lymphocytic choriomeningitis, an infectious virus spread by house mice, during his stay in Serbia, though he did not die from it.
During the study, the researchers injected the mice with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV), which is relatively harmless in humans with a healthy immune system.
Although only 49 cases of lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus have been reported in the medical literature worldwide, Dr.