non-A, non-B hepatitis

non-A, non-B hepatitis
noun Date: 1976 hepatitis clinically similar to hepatitis A and hepatitis B but caused by a different virus; especially hepatitis C

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • non-A,non-B hepatitis — non A, non B hepatitis (nŏn āʹ nŏn bēʹ) n. Any of various forms of hepatitis, including hepatitis C and hepatitis E, caused by a virus that is antigenically different from hepatitis viruses A and B. * * * …   Universalium

  • non-A, non-B hepatitis — /non ay non bee / Pathol. See hepatitis non A, non B. * * * …   Universalium

  • hepatitis non-A, non-B — Pathol. a disease of the liver that is clinically indistinguishable from hepatitis B but is caused by a retrovirus or retroviruslike agent. Also called non A, non B hepatitis. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hepatitis, non-A, non-B — The old name for hepatitis C when the causative virus had not been identified but it was known not to be hepatitis A or B …   Medical dictionary

  • hepatitis non-A — См. hepatitis non B …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Hepatitis C — Classification and external resources Electron micrograph of hepatitis C virus purified from cell culture. The scale = 50 nanometers ICD 10 B …   Wikipedia

  • Hepatitis F virus — Hepatitis F is a hypothetical virus linked to hepatitis. Several hepatitis F candidates emerged in the 1990s; none of these reports have been substantiated. [cite journal | author=Uchida T | title=Genetic variations of the hepatitis B virus and… …   Wikipedia

  • Hepatitis-C-Virus — HCV Virionen aus Serum Systematik Reich: Viren Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hepatitis E — A rare form of liver inflammation caused by infection with the hepatitis E virus (HEV). It is transmitted via food or drink handled by an infected person, or through infected water supplies in areas where fecal matter may get into the water.… …   Medical dictionary

  • hepatitis C — A fairly high proportion of cases of hepatitis of the non A, non B, type, but not all, are now recognized to be caused by hepatitis C virus …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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