subacute infection


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subacute infection

An infection intermediate between acute and chronic.
See also: infection
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nucleatum should be considered in patients with subacute infection with extensive fibrosis that crosses anatomic barriers, mimicking actinomycosis.
Acute and subacute infections can cause lymphadenopathies, while chronic infections may give rise to indolent abscesses.

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