seropositive


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se·ro·pos·i·tive

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

se′ro·pos′i·tiv′i·ty n.

seropositive

(ˌsɪərəʊˈpɔzɪtɪv)
adj
(Medicine) (of a person whose blood has been tested for a specific disease, such as AIDS) showing a serological reaction indicating the presence of the disease

se•ro•pos•i•tive

(ˌsɪər oʊˈpɒz ɪ tɪv)

adj.
showing a significant level of serum antibodies, or other immunologic marker in the serum, indicating previous exposure to the infectious agent being tested.
[1930–35]
se`ro•pos`i•tiv′i•ty, n.
Translations

seropositive

[ˌsɪərəʊˈpɒzɪtɪv] ADJseropositivo

se·ro·pos·i·tive

a. seropositivo-a, que presenta una reacción positiva a pruebas serológicas.

seropositive

adj seropositivo
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