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se·ro·neg·a·tive

 (sîr′ō-nĕg′ə-tĭv)
adj.
Indicating a negative reaction to a serological blood test, especially one testing for the presence of antibodies.

seronegative

(ˌsɪərəʊˈnɛɡətɪv)
adj
(Medicine) (of a person whose blood has been tested for a specific disease, such as AIDS) showing no serological reaction indicating the presence of the disease

se•ro•neg•a•tive

(ˌsɪər oʊˈnɛg ə tɪv)

adj.
showing no significant level of serum antibodies, or other immunologic marker in the serum, that would indicate previous exposure to the infectious agent being tested.
[1930–35]
se`ro•neg`a•tiv′i•ty, n.
Translations

se·ro·neg·a·tive

a. seronegativo-a, que presenta una reacción negativa a pruebas serológicas.

seronegative

adj seronegativo
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Halstead told the Senate panel he tried to halt the government from administering the Dengvaxia to seronegative individuals due to a greater risk of exposing them to serious dengue.
Halstead said that Dengvaxia should not be administered to seronegative individuals, or people who had never been infected with the dengue virus.
Facing the good government and health committees of the House of Representatives, which are inquiring into the Dengvaxia controversy, Aquino said he had no way of knowing in 2015 of the risks posed by the vaccine on seronegative recipients, or people who had no previous exposure to the dengue virus.
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First, the Committee wants the Departments of Health (DOH), of Education (DepEd), and of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to work together and submit the list of ALL the names of the people injected with Dengvaxia and classify them whether they are seropositive or seronegative, including their age.
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