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in·fec·tious·ness

(in-fek'shŭs-nes),
The state or quality of being infectious.
Synonym(s): infectiosity

in·fec·tious·ness

(in-fek'shŭs-nĕs)
The state or quality of being infectious.
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22) Antiretroviral have substantial promise for HIV-1 prevention, either as Antiretroviral Treatment (ART) for HIV-1 infected persons to reduce infectiousness or as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV-1 uninfected persons to reduce the possibility of infection with HIV-1, HIV-1 serodiscordant couples in long-term partnerships (one member is infected and the other is uninfected) are a priority for prevention interventions.
Our review is based on the premise that increased genital infectiousness resulting from co-occurring STI will diminish the positive effects of reducing community-level blood plasma viral load.
Although the screening was exhaustive, infection rates were often disappointing, sometimes yielding months of no infectiousness to mosquitoes.
The infectiousness of measles is evident when considering that transmission in this case occurred at a domestic terminal during a short period with brief contact.
In an attenuated vaccine, the pathogen is kept alive, but its infectiousness is lessened.
Whether one sees 24-year-old Australian rapper Iggy Azalea as an unlikely success story or a problematic modern-day minstrel, few argued with the infectiousness of her 2014 single.
Infectiousness increases as the disease progresses, and one fifth of a teaspoon of blood from an actively infected Ebola patient is estimated to contain 10 billion particles of the virus.
In opposing vaccinations, Al-Khatabi quotes a Hadith (a record of the words and deeds of Prophet Muhammad), which he claims denies the infectiousness of diseases.
If they do, this appears to happen only in a minority of people and rarely raises viral loads to a level that would imply significant infectiousness.
And I like the infectiousness of Matty Pearson at Halifax.
l status shows that the node has been infected and it has infectiousness.