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uninfected

(ˌʌnɪnˈfɛktɪd)
adj
(Pathology) (of a person, wound, etc) not having been contaminated with pathogenic microorganisms
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Adj.1.uninfected - free from sepsis or infectionuninfected - free from sepsis or infection; "a clean (or uninfected) wound"
antiseptic - thoroughly clean and free of or destructive to disease-causing organisms; "doctors in antiseptic green coats"; "the antiseptic effect of alcohol"; "it is said that marjoram has antiseptic qualities"
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In addition to viral suppression with HAART, the risk for sexual transmission can be further reduced by minimizing exposure frequency and limiting condomless intercourse to time of ovulation, thereby maximizing the chance of conception, and by use of PrEP by the uninfected partner (3).
Patients with CD4 cell counts below 200 cells/ mcL had a 44% greater risk of a subsequent non-melanoma skin cancer, compared with uninfected individuals (95% confidence interval, 1.
Biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences (Nasdaq:GILD) reported on Monday the receipt of marketing authorisation from the European Commission for once-daily Truvada (emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil 245 mg; FTC/TDF) to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV-1 infection among uninfected adults at high risk.
To establish differences in the following parameters between the HIV-infected and uninfected diabetic patients:
Their squadron has a plan to preserve uninfected humans and thwart the zombie threat--but it's a make-or-break plan, because the cost of failure will be the fall of human civilization.
Blood smears were collected from infected catbirds on -4, 2, 5, and 14 days after inoculation (dpi) with EEEV, and from a corresponding uninfected control group, to monitor leukocyte counts.
While reducing the risk of MTCT of HIV to below 5 per cent is feasible, the ballooning of HIV-exposed uninfected children resulting from the success of the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT), is still a major threat to child survival.
The chrysomelid beetle Gastrophysa viridula ate more tissue on species of Rumex infected by Uromyces rumicis but had increased time for development and higher mortality than on uninfected plants (Hatcher, 1995).
It said that in three age groups, the average incidence of heart attack was consistently and significantly higher for people who are HIV-positive, compared to uninfected veterans.
Published online March 4 in JAMA Internal Medicine, the study found heart attack "was consistently and significantly higher for HIV-positive compared with uninfected veterans.
of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and colleagues examined whether HIV infection was associated with an increased risk of AMI after adjusting for standard Framingham risk factors in a large group of HIV-positive veterans and a similar group of uninfected veterans.