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La Crosse encephalitis


La Crosse encephalitis

noun \lə-ˈkrs-\

Definition of LA CROSSE ENCEPHALITIS

:  an encephalitis typically affecting children that is caused by the La Crosse virus transmitted especially by a mosquito of the genus Aedes (A. triseriatus)
March 03, 2015
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