suprainfection


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Noun1.suprainfection - secondary infection caused by an opportunistic infection
infection - the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
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Please do your best to educate parents in your practice about the risks of wild-type varicella in young infants and the potential for MRSA suprainfection.
Because viral rhinosinusitis and rhinosinusitis with minimal bacterial suprainfection are so much more common than significant bacterial sinusitis, the few truly antibiotic-responsive bacterial infections are diluted out in clinical trials.