infectious disease


infectious 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, complication, condition, congenital defect, defect, deficiency disease, deformity, degenerative disease, disability, disease, disorder, distemper, endemic, endemic disease, endocrine disease, epidemic disease, functional disease, fungus disease, gastrointestinal disease, genetic disease, handicap, hereditary disease, iatrogenic disease, illness, indisposition, infirmity, malady, malaise, morbidity, morbus, muscular disease, neurological disease, nutritional disease, occupational disease, organic disease, pandemic disease, pathological condition, pathology, plant disease, protozoan disease, psychosomatic disease, respiratory disease, rockiness, secondary disease, seediness, sickishness, sickness, signs, symptomatology, symptomology, symptoms, syndrome, the pip, urogenital disease, virus disease, wasting disease, worm disease

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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

  • infectious 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

  • Infectious 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

  • infectious 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

  • infectious 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

  • infectious 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

  • infectious 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)

  • infectious 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

  • infectious 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

  • infectious 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, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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