delta hepatitis

delta hepatitis
delta hepatitis n hepatitis D

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • delta hepatitis — noun a severe form of hepatitis • Syn: ↑hepatitis delta • Hypernyms: ↑hepatitis * * * Immunol. See hepatitis delta …   Useful english dictionary

  • delta hepatitis — Immunol. See hepatitis delta. * * * …   Universalium

  • hepatitis delta — noun a severe form of hepatitis • Syn: ↑delta hepatitis • Hypernyms: ↑hepatitis * * * Pathol. a severe form of hepatitis caused by an incomplete virus (delta virus) that links to the hepatitis B virus for its replication. Also called delta… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hepatitis D — Liver inflammation due to the hepatitis D virus (HDV), which only causes disease in patients who already have the hepatitis B virus. Transmission is via infected blood, needles, or sexual contact with an infected person. Symptoms are identical to …   Medical dictionary

  • hepatitis delta — Pathol. a severe form of hepatitis caused by an incomplete virus (delta virus) that links to the hepatitis B virus for its replication. Also called delta hepatitis. * * * …   Universalium

  • hepatitis D — (formerly delta hepatitis) The liver diseases caused by the hepatitis D virus in those individuals already infected with the hepatitis B virus …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • Hepatitis D — Virus classification Group: Group V (( )ssRNA) Order: Unassigned Family: Unassigned …   Wikipedia

  • Hepatitis-D-Virus — Systematik Reich: Viren Ordnung: nicht klassifiziert Familie: nicht klassifiziert Gattung: Deltavirus Art …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hepatitis D virus — n a subviral particle lacking the protein coat and the surface antigens of the hepatitis B virus that is unable to invade cells except in the presence of the hepatitis B virus and together with this virus causes hepatitis D called also delta… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hepatitis B — Classification and external resources Electron micrograph of hepatitis B virus ICD 10 B …   Wikipedia

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