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Disease Polyomavirus Infections

Name Polyomavirus Infections
Synonym Polyomavirus Infection
Definition Infections with POLYOMAVIRUS, which are often cultured from the urine of kidney transplant patients. Excretion of BK VIRUS is associated with ureteral strictures and CYSTITIS, and that of JC VIRUS with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (LEUKOENCEPHALOPATHY, PROGRESSIVE MULTIFOCAL).
Categories Viral disease
MeSH® ID D027601

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DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references DNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Polyomavirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Polyomavirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Carcinoma, Merkel Cell Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Leukoencephalopathy, Progressive Multifocal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes