Agent Name

LCM virus

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus;

Category

Infectious Agents

Comments

The common house mouse is the natural reservoir. The virus is transmitted to humans by oral, respiratory, or percutaneous routes.

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: