- noun an acute, often fatal, form of haemorrhagic fever caused by a filovirus (Marburg virus) which normally lives in African monkeys.
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Marburg disease — A severe form of hemorrhagic fever which affects both humans and non human primates. Caused by a genetically unique zoonotic (that is, animal borne) RNA virus of the filovirus family, its recognition led to the creation of this virus family. The… … Medical dictionary
Marburg disease — Pathol. a viral disease producing a severe and often fatal illness with fever, rash, diarrhea, vomiting, and gastrointestinal bleeding, transmitted to humans through contact with infected green monkeys. Also called green monkey disease, Marburg… … Universalium
Marburg disease — noun A viral infection characterised by a high fever, encephalitis, diarrhea, vomiting, and severe bleeding from bodily orifices, and which is often fatal. Syn: green monkey disease, Marburg fever, Marburg hemorrhagic fever, Marburg virus disease … Wiktionary
Marburg disease — Mar′burg disease n. pat a viral disease producing a severe and often fatal illness with fever, rash, diarrhea, vomiting, and gastrointestinal bleeding, transmitted to humans through contact with infected green monkeys. Also called green monkey… … From formal English to slang
Marburg disease — noun a viral disease of green monkeys caused by the Marburg virus; when transmitted to humans it causes serious or fatal illness • Syn: ↑Marburg hemorrhagic fever, ↑green monkey disease • Hypernyms: ↑hemorrhagic fever, ↑haemorrhagic fever, ↑viral … Useful english dictionary
Marburg disease — green monkey disease a virus disease of vervet (green) monkeys transmitted to humans by contact (usually in laboratories) with blood or tissues from an infected animal. It was first described in Marburg, Germany. Symptoms include fever, malaise,… … The new mediacal dictionary
Marburg disease (hemorrhagic fever) virus — Mar·burg disease (hemorrhagic fever), virus (mahrґboork) [Marburg, Germany, where the disease was first recognized in 1967] see under disease and virus … Medical dictionary
Болезнь Марбурга (Marburg Disease}, Болезнь Зеленых Мартышек (Green Monkey Disease) — вирусное заболевание зеленых мартышек, которое может передаваться человеку во время непосредственного контакта (обычно в лабораториях) с кровью или тканями больного животного. Основными симптомами заболевания являются: лихорадка, общее… … Медицинские термины
Marburg hemorrhagic fever — Marburg disease … Medical dictionary
Marburg multiple sclerosis — Marburg multiple sclerosis, also known as fulminant multiple sclerosis, is considered one of the multiple sclerosis borderline diseases, which is a collection of diseases classified by some as MS variants and by others as different diseases.… … Wikipedia