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HTLV-1

1.
human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1: a type of retrovirus that causes a rare form of leukemia, primarily occurring in southern Japan and the Caribbean islands.
Also, HTLV-I.
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htlv-i in Medicine

HTLV-I n.
Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I; a retrovirus that causes diseases similar to multiple sclerosis.

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HTLV-I

  1. T-cell lymphotrophic virus type I
  2. human lymphotropic virus, type 1
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