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

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  • non-A, non-B hepatitis — ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌāˈ ̷ ̷ ˌbē noun Etymology: A from hepatitis A (herein), B from hepatitis B (herein) : hepatitis clinically and immunologically similar to infectious hepatitis and serum hepatitis but caused by different viruses ; especially …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 — nän ā .nän bē n hepatitis clinically and immunologically similar to hepatitis A and hepatitis B but caused by different viruses esp HEPATITIS C …   Medical dictionary

  • Non-A-non-B-Hepatitis — [lat. non = nicht]: = Nicht A nicht B Hepatitis …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

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

  • non-A, non-B hepatitis — [[t]ˈnɒnˈeɪ ˈnɒnˈbi[/t]] n. pat hepatitis non A, non B …   From formal English to slang

  • non-A non-B hepatitis — former name for types of acute viral hepatitis that lacked the serologic markers of hepatitis A or B, now identified as hepatitis C and hepatitis E …   Medical dictionary

  • non-A non-B hepatitis — noun → hepatitis C …   Australian English dictionary

  • 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 — n. pat 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 …   From formal English to slang

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