virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome

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virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome virus-associated he·mo·phag·o·cyt·ic syndrome (hē'mō-fāg'ə-sĭt'ĭk)
n.
A syndrome that resembles malignant histiocytosis and follows infection with a herpes virus, such as Epstein-Barr virus.

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