delta-hepatitis

delta hepatitis

noun
Immunology, hepatitis delta.
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hepatitis delta

noun Pathology.
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.
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delta hepatitis n.
See viral hepatitis type D.

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