disease determinants

dis·ease de·ter·mi·nants

any variables that directly or indirectly influence the frequency of occurrence and/or the distribution of any given disease; they include specific disease agents, host characteristics, and environmental factors.

dis·ease de·ter·mi·nants

(di-zēz' dĕ-tĕr'mi-nănts)
Any variables that directly or indirectly influence the frequency of occurrence and/or the distribution of any given disease; they include specific disease agents, host characteristics, and environmental factors.

dis·ease de·ter·mi·nants

(di-zēz' dĕ-tĕr'mi-nănts)
Variables that directly or indirectly influence frequency of occurrence and/or distribution of any given disease; they include specific disease agents, host characteristics, and environmental factors.
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can more usefully be regarded as disease determinants than the color of one's skin: Steven Feierman and John M.

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