primary infection


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primary infection

initial INFECTION causing illness.
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Prodromal symptoms (localized irritation, paresthesias, and pruritus) can precede recurrences, which usually present with fewer lesions and last a shorter time than primary infection.
That's probably why we don't see PR in younger children, because that's when the primary infection is happening," Dr.
The number of dengue patients with primary infection (IgM antibodies) was highest in all three years.
This reveals the fact that these patients did not develop the true primary infection, but presented with their first clinically evident lesions.
Hepatitis and human bocavirus primary infection in a child with T-cell deficiency.
5 log10 per ml in peripheral blood) are more likely to be indicative of a non-active integrant virus than a primary infection.
As demonstrated in this case, the induction of CMVspecific T-cell responses after primary infection can be used as a tool to assess the individual's ability to control virus replication in the absence of further therapy [16].
The association of acute cholecystitis during viral infections especially in primary infection with Epstein Barr virus (EBV) and cytomegalovirus (CMV) occurs rarely, usually at immune-suppressed patients, while the immune-competent patients are asymptomatic.
Initial primary infection is manifested in persons without previously present serum antibodies against HSV.
If the primary infection is detected in a timely manner and properly handled in the health care setting, taking all precautionary measures, then the secondary source will not happen.
having been confirmed as immune to a single serotype before an epidemic of the other serotype) as well as primary infection (e.
In this situation, for babies whose mothers have primary infection (risk 50% for neonatal infection) or first episode, nonprimary infection (risk 25% for neonatal infection):

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