lymphotropic

adjective
lym·​pho·​tro·​pic | \ -ˈtrō-pik How to pronounce lymphotropic (audio) , -ˈträp-ik How to pronounce lymphotropic (audio) \

Medical Definition of lymphotropic

: having an affinity for lymphocytes human lymphotropic retroviruses Epstein-Barr virus…is a lymphotropic herpesvirus— Michael Steinitz et al — see human t-cell lymphotropic virus, human t-lymphotropic virus

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“Lymphotropic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lymphotropic. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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