infectious+disease

  • 1Infectious disease — Classification and external resources A false colored electron micrograph shows a malaria sporozoite migrating through the midgut epithelia. ICD 10 …

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  • 2infectious disease — n a disease caused by the entrance into the body of organisms (as bacteria, protozoans, fungi, or viruses) which grow and multiply there see COMMUNICABLE DISEASE, CONTAGIOUS DISEASE * * * see communicable disease …

    Medical dictionary

  • 3Infectious disease — In*fec tious dis*ease (a) Any disease caused by the entrance, growth, and multiplication of microorganisms in the body; a germ disease. It may not be contagious. (b) Sometimes, as distinguished from {contagious disease}, such a disease… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4infectious disease — Introduction       in medicine, a process caused by a microorganism that impairs a person s health. An infection, by contrast, is the invasion of and replication in the body by any of various microbial agents including bacteria, viruses (virus),… …

    Universalium

  • 5infectious disease — A disease caused by bacteria, virus, or other parasite in the body. A disease likely to be spread to other persons by infection. A disease which presupposes a cause acting by hidden influences, like the miasma of prison ships or marshes, or… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 6infectious disease — užkrečiamoji liga statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Liga, kurią sukelia į organizmą įsiskverbę patogeniniai mikrobai (bakterijos, virusai, grybai, pirmuonys). Plinta pavieniais susirgimais arba masiniais protrūkiais,… …

    Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 7infectious disease — vandens gyvūnų užkrečiamoji liga statusas Aprobuotas sritis veterinarija apibrėžtis Vandens gyvūnų klinikinė arba neklinikinė liga, kurios vienas ar daugiau etiologinių veiksnių yra patogeniai organizmai. atitikmenys: angl. infectious disease vok …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 8infectious disease — infekcinė liga statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių atitikmenys: angl. infectious disease rus. инфекционная болезнь ryšiai: žiūrėk – užkrečiamoji liga …

    Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • 9infectious disease — užkrečiamoji liga statusas T sritis apsauga nuo naikinimo priemonių apibrėžtis Liga, kurią sukelia į organizmą įsiskverbę patogeniniai (ligas sukeliantys) mikrobai (↑ bakterijos, ↑ virusai, grybeliai, ↑ riketsijos). Užkrečiamoji liga plinta… …

    Apsaugos nuo naikinimo priemonių enciklopedinis žodynas

  • 10infectious disease — noun a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact (Freq. 3) • Hypernyms: ↑communicable disease • Hyponyms: ↑AIDS, ↑acquired immune deficiency syndrome, ↑brucellosis, ↑undulant fever, ↑ …

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  • 11infectious disease — Synonyms and related words: abnormality, acute disease, affection, affliction, ailment, allergic disease, allergy, atrophy, bacterial disease, birth defect, blight, cardiovascular disease, chronic disease, circulatory disease, complaint,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12infectious disease — contagious illness, communicable sickness, transmittable disease, disease caused by the growth of pathogenic organisms in the body …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13infectious disease — /ɪnˌfɛkʃəs dəˈziz/ (say in.fekshuhs duh zeez) noun 1. a disease caused by germs, as bacteria or filterable viruses. 2. any disease, produced by the action of a microorganism in the body, which may or may not be contagious …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 14infectious disease — Any change from a state of health in which part or all of the host s body cannot carry on its normal functions because of the presence of an infectious agent or its products …

    Dictionary of microbiology

  • 15infectious disease — see communicable disease …

    The new mediacal dictionary

  • 16Infectious disease in the 20th century — Many infectious diseases that killed by the millions were greatly reduced in the 20th century, with one notable achievement being the eradication of smallpox, and considerable progress being made toward the eradication of polio (polio eradication …

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  • 17infectious disease cycle — (chain of infection) The chain or cycle of events that describes how an infectious organism grows, reproduces, and is disseminated …

    Dictionary of microbiology

  • 18Mathematical modelling of infectious disease — It is possible to mathematically model the progress of most infectious diseases to discover the likely outcome of an epidemic or to help manage them by vaccination. This article uses some basic assumptions and some simple mathematics to find… …

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  • 19Non-infectious disease — Non infectious diseases (also called Non communicable diseases [NCDs]) are those diseases that are not caused by a pathogen and cannot be shared from one person to another. In contrast, transmissible diseases caused by pathogenic organisms are… …

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  • 20Emerging infectious disease — An emerging infectious disease (EID) is an infectious disease whose incidence has increased in the past 20 years and threatens to increase in the near future. Emerging infections account for at least 12% of all human pathogens[1]. EIDs include… …

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