Coxsackie(redirected from coxsackie encephalitus)
CoxsackieMicrobiology A family of picornaviruses, genus Enterovirus with 22 virotypes of Coxsackie A, 6 virotypes of Coxsackie B Clinical Herpangina-Coxsackie A, hand, foot, mouth disease, summer grippe, aseptic meningitis–A and B, epidemic pleurodynia, acute nonspecific pericarditis, myocarditis–group B
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Coxsackie,city in New York where virus was first isolated.
coxsackie encephalitus - a viral encephalitis caused by Enterovirus human coxsackie B.
coxsackievirus - a group of picornaviruses. Synonym(s): coxsackie virus
coxsackie virus - Synonym(s): coxsackievirus
Medical Eponyms © Farlex 2012