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.

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

  • 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

  • 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 …   Useful english dictionary

  • hepatitis non-B — A virus somewhat similar in size to Hepatitis A but has no antigenic cross reaction with either A or B …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • 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 C — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 B17.1 Akute Virushepatitis C B18.2 Chronische Virushepatitis C …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 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

  • hepatitis C — Pathol. a form of hepatitis with clinical effects similar to those of hepatitis B, caused by a blood borne retrovirus (hepatitis C virus) that may be of the hepatitis non A, non B type. * * * …   Universalium

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