Words nearby opportunistic infection
How to use opportunistic infection in a sentence
Four weeks after the injections, all 20 of the participants had developed the antibodies needed to stave off the infection.
The following year, he developed pneumocystis pneumonia—a serious infection associated with HIV and AIDS.
In Colombia, it was perceived more like a coincidence or perhaps even an opportunistic play by the FARC.Venezuela Says Goodbye to Its Lil Friend, While the Rest of the Continent Cheers|Catalina Lobo-Guererro|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A fair number explicitly ask for an antibiotic, to cover the possibility that it is “bronchitis” or a “sinus infection.”Without Education, Antibiotic Resistance Will Be Our Greatest Health Crisis|Russell Saunders|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, bubonic (rhymes with pneumonic but is altogether different) is a local infection sequestered in a lymph node.
There is still a general tendency in universities on both sides of the Atlantic to treat propaganda as infection.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
Chyluria occurs most frequently as a symptom of infection by Filaria sanguinis hominis.
A mild degree means that the body is not reacting well, or else that the infection is too slight to call forth much resistance.
Infection in man occurs from ingestion of insufficiently cooked pork, which contains encysted embryos.
Tuberculous pleurisy due to direct extension from the lung may give excess of polymorphonuclears owing to mixed infection.
Scientific definitions for opportunistic infection
Cultural definitions for opportunistic infection
An infection caused by a microorganism that under normal conditions would not bring about disease. Opportunistic infections occur when the body's immune system is weakened by disease or malnutrition. (See AIDS.)