monoinfection

mon·o·in·fec·tion

(mon'ō-in-fek'shŭn),
Simple infection with a single variety of microorganism.

monoinfection

(mŏn″ō-ĭn-fĕk′shŭn)
Infection with a single species of organism.
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malariae monoinfection underwent PCR; 16 (94%) showed P.
The main diagnoses of the 3 patients with HBoV2 monoinfection were acute asthmatic bronchopneumonia, bronchopneumonia, and acute upper respiratory tract infection in 1 patient each.
5[degrees]C) or history of fever in the previous 48 hours, Plasmodium falciparum monoinfection with a density of at least 100 parasites per 200 leukocytes (assumed to be [greater than or equal to]4,000 parasites/[micro]L) in the absence of any other evident causes of illness, and at least 1 of the following signs: impaired consciousness (Glasgow Coma Score [less than or equal to]10), multiple grand mal convulsions, jaundice, hypoglycemia (glycemia [less than or equal to]2.
A recent study compared incident hip fracture in four US Medicaid populations--4156 people dually treated for HBV and HIV, 2015 treated only for HBV monoinfection, 96,253 treated for HIV monoinfection, and 746,794 HBV/HIV-negative people.
For instance, Hinkin, Castellon, Levine, Barclay, and Singer (2008) examined 83 adults with HIV and 35 adults with HTV coinfected with hepatitis C to determine the impact of monoinfection and coinfection on cognition.
Etiological structure of PVI was determined in 325 positive cases of which 143 cases were monoinfection and 182 cases were polyinfection (148 cases with 2 species of viruses, 15 cases--3 species of viruses, 19 cases--3 species of viruses).
The adverse events were also similar to those seen in patients with monoinfection.
The bacterium Lactobacillus paracasei was subsequently isolated as a monoinfection from the original aspirate by bacterial culture, phenotypic methods and confirmed with 16S rRNA.
Co-infection with HDV which is diagnosed in about 5% of cases increases the severity of the disease doubling the frequency of complications and mortality rate, compared to monoinfection.
And in an unadjusted analysis, HCV/HIV coinfection nearly doubled the odds of diabetes compared with HIV monoinfection (OR 1.
vivax monoinfection have also been established by histopathological confirmation of autopsy specimens (32-33).
Studies show that, overall, about half of patients with hepatitis C monoinfection can achieve an SVR with PEGASYS and ribavirin treatment, the current standard of care.