myxomatosis

(redirected from Myxo)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Myxo: myxoma virus

myxomatosis

 [mik″so-mah-to´sis]
1. the development of multiple myxomas.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

myx·o·ma·to·sis

(mik'sō-mă-tō'sis),
1. Synonym(s): mucoid degeneration
2. Multiple myxomas.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

myxomatosis

(mĭk-sō′mə-tō′sĭs)
n. pl. myxomato·ses (-sēz)
1. A highly infectious, usually fatal disease of rabbits that is caused by a pox virus and is characterized by many skin tumors similar to myxomas.
2. A condition characterized by the growth of many myxomas.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

myx·o·ma·to·sis

(mik'sō-mă-tō'sis)
1. Synonym(s): mucoid degeneration.
2. Multiple myxomas.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
He was concerned about myxo's potential impact on the supply of high protein food to Australia's large population of poor and unemployed people who depended on rabbits.
Boosters should be given every six months for Myxo and once a year for VHD.
The myxo vaccine should be boosted every six months in high-risk areas, and the VHD one every year.