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a species of Hantavirus in the U.S. causing hantavirus pulmonary syndrome; transmitted by the rice rat.
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Ba·you vi·rus(bī'yū vī'rŭs)
A species of hantavirus in the U.S. causing hantavirus pulmonary syndrome; transmitted by the rice rat.
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bayou,swampy, sluggishly moving inlet found predominantly in Louisiana and Mississippi.
Bayou virus - a form of hantavirus carried by the rice rat, found in Louisiana and Texas, causing human hantavirus pulmonary syndrome.
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