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Synonyms for virus

anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal

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a harmful or corrupting agency

a software program capable of reproducing itself and usually capable of causing great harm to files or other programs on the same computer

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Actual number of children infected with B19 virus may be more than observed in the present pilot study because of immunocompromised status causing failure to mount detectable quantities of IgM antibodies and brief DNAemia (2).
We also prospectively analyzed 15 consecutive clinical cellular specimens (10 bone marrow aspirates and 5 amniotic fluid cell samples) sent to our laboratory during a B19 epidemic period (March to June 2005) with a clinical suspicion of B19 virus infection.
The method is absolutely specific for B19 virus and is able to detect 10-100 genome copies/reaction.
5) had necrotizing vasculitis of the skin (a year ago), known to be associated with B19 virus (Fig.
Quantitative evaluation of B19 virus contamination of plasma pools for the production of blood derivatives is required as a measure to reduce the risk of transmission of infections (3).
This difference is likely caused by a time-related conformational dependence of the antibody, similar to immunity to B19 virus (18,20,22,23).