Russian spring-summer encephalitis


Rus·​sian spring-sum·​mer encephalitis ˈrəsh-ən-ˌspriŋ-ˈsəm-ər- How to pronounce Russian spring-summer encephalitis (audio)
: a tick-borne encephalitis of Europe and Asia caused by a strain (Far Eastern subtype) of the tick-borne encephalitis virus and transmitted by ticks of the genus Ixodes

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Russian spring-summer encephalitis


Cite this Entry

“Russian spring-summer encephalitis.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Mar. 2023.

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