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concurrent infection

Etymology: L, concurrere, to run together, inficere, to stain
a condition during which a person has two or more simultaneous infections.

su·per·in·fec·tion

(sū'pĕr-in-fek'shŭn)
A new infection in addition to one already present.

concurrent infection

The existence of two or more infections at the same time.
See: superinfection
See also: infection
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The study suggests that Cefpodoxime and Ketoconazole with ear cleansing (Boric acid 2% and Acetic acid 2% solution) was highly efficacious in the management of otitis externa caused by a concurrent infection of Staphylococcus aureus and Malassezia pachydermatis.
An increase in the virulence of H9N2 AI virus caused by concurrent infections with infectious bronchitis live vaccine virus and Staphylococcus Haemophilus paragallinarum and Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale has been documented (Lee et al.
This possibility of concurrent infection should be thought early enough to decrease morbidity and possibly mortality as well.
Concurrent infections of Cryptosporidium and Giardia in Dairy farms, Mississippi State, USA
86%) of suspected patients had concurrent infection with serotype 2 and 3.
Conclusion: Concurrent infection of dengue and malaria is not uncommon.
6,10,11) In this report, concurrent infection with reovirus and Chlarnydophila were thought to be responsible for the mortality observed.
We propose that CMV infection associated with a concurrent infection is clinically significant in such patients.
Cryptosporidiosis and microsporidiosis in Ugandan children with persistent diarrhea with and without concurrent infection with the human immunodeficiency virus.
The model of concurrent infection makes sense, since both conditions share the same risk factors.
Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans is a gram-negative fermenting rod that is also found in the normal oral cavity, particularly in gingival and subgingival cervices Concurrent infection with Actinomyces and A actinomycetemcomitans has been implicated in periodontal, endocardial, and rarely in pulmonary and soft tissue disease.
Women who are HIV-positive and who have a concurrent infection with HPV have an increased risk of developing CIN, which has been identified as a precursor to invasive cervical cancer.

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