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persisterA person in whom a pathogen (e.g., HPV) persists, who has an unknown risk of suffering long-term consequences (e.g., CIN or invasive squamous cell carcinoma).
persisterInfectious disease A person in whom a pathogen–eg, HPV persists, who has an unknown risk of suffering its long-term consequences–eg, CIN or invasive SCC.
Patient discussion about persister
Q. Have you ever heard that vaccines cause autism? If so why such thought persist? Hi my new friends! Hope you are all in good health! Have you ever heard that vaccines cause autism? If so why such thought persist? I look forward to reading all of your answers tomorrow.
Q. Can lung cancer be diagnosed on behalf of persistent cough? My father is a heavy smoker. He smoked for all his adult life and he never stopped. In the last few weeks he started to have persistent cough attacks. Can those attacks be the first sign of lung cancer?
here is a X-ray with the lesion that might be an actual lung cancer
Q. Headache that won’t go away. Help! Hi, I’m 47 years old man, working as accountant. Yesterday afternoon, I came back home, and after some time I started to feel headache that still going. Is it dangerous? Is it possible I have something like bleeding? I wasn’t hit or injured in anyway in my head before this headache appeared