Flashcards in Other DNA viruses Deck (6)
What's the deal with the hepadnavirus?
partial dsDNA, circular
**has reverse transcriptase, even tho it isn't a retrovirus
What's the deal with the adenovirus?
conjunctivitis (Pink eye)
acute hemorrhagic cystitis
What's the deal with the parvovirus?
Parvovirus B19-->aplastic anemia in sickle cell patients
Children: slapped cheek fifth disease
Adults: inflammatory arthritis
Fetus: hydrops fetalis (TORCH)
What's the deal with papilloma virus?
What's the deal with polyomavirus?
JC virus--progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in HIV
BK virus-transplant, targets kidney