bodily fluid

(redirected from Body fluids)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for bodily fluid

References in periodicals archive ?
Ebola is transmitted through blood and body fluids, including vomit, urine, saliva, sweat.
Items that may have come in contact with an infected person's blood or body fluids (such as clothes, bedding, needles, and medical equipment).Funeral or burial rituals that require handling the body of someone who died from EVD.
The virus can also be transmitted through direct contact with infected body fluids of infected persons or with virus-contaminated objects, such as bedding or clothing.
* Triglyceride concentration in body fluids, especially when measured using an assay that does not account for free glycerol, cannot be used to definitively discriminate between chylous and nonchylous effusions.
Contact with infectious materials can be defined as splashes and percutaneous injuries that expose an individual to blood and body fluids. Viral hepatitis and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) are foremost among the infections that can be transmitted through blood and body fluids.
The prospective study was done using 130 samples of body fluids received at a diagnostic centre over an extended period from January 2011 to June 2012 with study samples which included paediatric and adult population.
They are based on the premise that all blood, body fluids, secretions, excretions (except sweat), nonintact skin, and mucous membranes might contain transmissible infectious agents and include 1) hand hygiene, 2) use of personal protective equipment (PPE), 3) respiratory hygiene and cough etiquette, 4) safe injection practices, and 5) safe handling of potentially contaminated equipment or surfaces in the patient environment (6).
* Notify health officials if you have had direct contact with the blood or body fluids.
A HOSPITAL has been criticised by inspectors who found dust piled high and dried blood and body fluids smeared over equipment.
We queried whether the triage of body fluids to hematology versus cytology affected the rate of malignancy detection.
According to the company, the brand Nature's Best Solution includes its Body Fluid Solidifier, Suction Canister Solidifier and Specimen Transport Solidifier (pouches) used to solidify liquids and absorb blood and other body fluids.The line of products also includes its Odor Eliminator liquid spray and wipes tailored to serve the healthcare market.
They examine the chemical composition of body fluids such as urine, cerebrospinal fluid (the fluid that surrounds the brain and the spinal cord) the secretions of the stomach and the intestines, the constituents of bile and most importantly the chemistry of the blood.