cytomegalic


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cy·to·meg·a·lic

(sī'tō-meg'ă-lik),
Denoting or characterized by markedly enlarged cells.
[cyto- + G. megas, big]

cytomegalic

/cy·to·me·gal·ic/ (-mĕ-gal´ik) pertaining to the greatly enlarged cells with intranuclear inclusions seen in cytomegalovirus infections.

cytomegalic

(sī′tō-mĭ-găl′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characterized by greatly enlarged cells.

cytomegalic

[sī′tōmegal′ik]
describing a condition characterized by abnormally large cells.

cytomegalic

adjective Referring to any condition or disease characterised by very large cells (e.g., cells infected with human herpesvirus 5; cytomegalovirus).

cytomegalic

Characterized by enlarged cells.

cytomegalic

a state of cytomegaly.

cytomegalic inclusion body disease
a disease of young pigs. See inclusion body rhinitis.
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5) A viral panel consisting of Epstein Barr, Cytomegalic virus, herpes 1, 2 and 6, and hepatitis should be ordered.
CMV can cause a variety of clinical syndromes, collectively known as cytomegalic inclusion disease.
To add to the confusion, the clinical symptoms of mononucleosis are mimicked by several other viruses, including adenovirus and cytomegalic inclusion disease virus.
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Those conditions that might display plain film findings include abnormal intracranial calcifications related to such problems as unrecognized subdural or intracerebral hematoma, parasitic lesions, vascular lesions (eg, calcified arteriosclerotic plaques, aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, capillary and venous angiomas), tuberous sclerosis, inflammatory lesions (eg, toxoplasmosis, tuberculoma, cytomegalic inclusion disease), degenerative lesions, and calcifications in neoplasms; and intracranial tumors.