Words nearby influenza virus
Medical definitions for influenza virus (2 of 2)
How to use influenza virus in a sentence
The vaccine is delivered through a “carrier virus” that causes a common cold in chimpanzees but does not affect humans.
With enough changing of the influenza RNA over time, the vaccine no longer provokes the “right” immune response.
Though this too is debatable given that 25,000 to 40,000 people a year die of influenza—the vast majority of them unvaccinated.
He became delirious, his heartbeat grew ragged, his blood teemed with the virus, and his lungs, liver and kidneys began to fail.
By May 27, five people had succumbed to the virus and 16 more were infected.Jail Threats for Sierra Leone Ebola Victims’ Families|Abby Haglage|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The next day, as it happened, I had to go to bed with influenza, and wrote him that I might not get out for a week.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
For example, a dreadful influenza epidemic occurred followed by a severe fuel shortage due to a railroad strike.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
I am still alive, and in spite of the influenza perfectly well.
After the other seven were almost wholly recovered Henry lay down to influenza on his own account.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Influenza, called popularly the grippe, is caused by the bacillus influenzae, which was isolated by Pfeiffer in 1891.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley