familial

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Synonyms for familial

of or relating to the family or household

Synonyms for familial

occurring among members of a family usually by heredity

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Five familial clusters of skin and soft tissue infections, involving 2-5 family members, were observed in the Codogno area.
As a consequence, familial clusters of brucellosis are the norm.
Helicobacter pylori in familial clusters based on antibody profile.
We describe two familial clusters of Brazilian spotted fever in the state of Minas Gerais, involving six children 9 months to 15 years of age; five died.
The phenomenon of familial clusters of RMSF has been noted numerous times, in fact, the simultaneous occurrence of severe febrile illness in more than one patient generally suggests person-to-person or a point-source transmission of infection.
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