Cardiovirus(redirected from Cardiovirus infections)
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A genus of RNA viruses in the family Picornaviridae that are rarely associated with human disease and are recovered frequently from rodents, that is, Columbia S.K. virus, mengo virus.
Cardiovirus/Car·dio·vi·rus/ (kahr´de-o-vi″rus) EMC-like viruses; a genus of viruses of the family Picornaviridae that cause encephalomyelitis and myocarditis, comprising two groups, the encephalomyocarditis (EMC) viruses and the murine encephalomyelitis viruses.
a genus in the family Picornaviridae that includes encephalomyocarditis (EMC) virus which causes disease in rodents, pigs, humans and some exotic species.