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Synonyms for infection

Synonyms for infection

(phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound

(medicine) the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms and their multiplication which can lead to tissue damage and disease

an incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted

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the communication of an attitude or emotional state among a number of people


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moral corruption or contamination

(international law) illegality that taints or contaminates a ship or cargo rendering it liable to seizure

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Among the infected children, males have greater odds of having mixed infections than females (OR: 1.
Our results show that the leaf curl disease of radish in Oman is caused by a mixed infection of TYLCV-OM and ChiLCV-OM.
Mixed infection has also been observed which may be due to the association of Mycoplasma spp, Ureaplasma spp, and C.
There was no significant relation between milk compositions and the presence or absence of mixed infection.
Although the mechanism of mixed infection was hard to determine, we speculated the existed corneal ulcer might be the potential causes of subsequent fungal infection.
Similarly, in-patient children had a significantly 1 to 72-fold risk of having mixed infection than out -patient children (p = 0.
An increased level of liver specific enzymes SGOT and SGPT are indicative of hepatic involvement in disease progression and has been documented as a significant serum biochemical indicator of mixed infection with bacteria in bovines.
There is no doubt in my mind that there is a new mixed infection here, but what I don't know.
There are various reports in literature providing evidence of increasing/no change (7, 11) or reducing (34-37) the severity and morbidity in patients of mixed infection in relation to P.
falciparum infection and 1 mixed infection were not identified by the OptiMAL test.
1056/NEJMc1302295) published in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that Hausmann suffered from a mixed infection drawn from two different strains of the tuberculosis bacteria.
A total of 11% cattle (55/500) had mixed infection comprising 18% (35/195) in calves and 7% (20/305) in adults.
dispar and mixed Eh/Ed infections no other parasites were found, except for a mixed infection with E.