vivax

noun
vi·​vax | \ ˈvī-ˌvaks How to pronounce vivax (audio) \

Medical Definition of vivax

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the malaria parasite (Plasmodium vivax) that causes vivax malaria

vivax

adjective

Medical Definition of vivax (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, caused by, or being vivax or vivax malaria malaria of the vivax type treated 20 vivax cases

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“Vivax.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/vivax. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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