noun see seronegative

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • seronegativity — “+ noun : the state of being seronegative often used as a criterion of the elimination of an infection after six months medication complete seronegativity was attained * * * seronegativˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑sero …   Useful english dictionary

  • seronegativity — se·ro·neg·a·tiv·i·ty .neg ə tiv ət ē n, pl ties the state of being seronegative often used as a criterion of the elimination of an infection * * * se·ro·neg·a·tiv·i·ty (sēr″o neg″ə tivґĭ te) the state of being… …   Medical dictionary

  • seronegativity — se·ro·negativity …   English syllables

  • seronegative — adjective Date: 1927 having or being a negative serum reaction especially in a test for the presence of an antibody • seronegativity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • seroresistance — se·ro·re·sis·tance ri zis tən(t)s n failure to attain seronegativity after intensive or prolonged treatment that results in subsidence of clinical symptoms used chiefly of advanced or congenital syphilis se·ro·re·sis·tant tənt adj * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • serostatus — se·ro·sta·tus sir ə .stāt əs, ser , .stat n status with respect to being seropositive or seronegative for a particular antibody <HIV serostatus> * * * se·ro·stat·us (sēr″o statґəs) status in relation to presence or absence… …   Medical dictionary

  • RS3PE syndrome — [remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema] a rare syndrome of acute onset but self limited course, primarily affecting the elderly, consisting of polyarthritis with seronegativity for rheumatoid factor, accompanied by… …   Medical dictionary

  • seropositive — (or seronegative) adjective Medicine giving a positive (or negative) result in a test of blood serum, especially for the presence of a virus. Derivatives seronegativity noun seropositivity noun …   English new terms dictionary

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