Skip to Content

Molluscipoxvirus

Pronunciation: mol-lusk'e-poks-vi'rus

Definition: A genus in the family Poxviridae; causes localized wartlike skin lesions.

Synonym(s): molluscum contagiosum

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide