immunocompromised


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im·mu·no·com·pro·mised

 (ĭm′yə-nō-kŏm′prə-mīzd, ĭ-myo͞o′-)
adj.
Incapable of developing a normal immune response, usually as a result of disease, malnutrition, or immunosuppressive therapy.

immunocompromised

(ˌɪmjʊnəʊˈkɒmprəˌmaɪzd)
adj
(Pathology) having an impaired immune system and therefore incapable of an effective immune response, usually as a result of disease, such as AIDS, that damages the immune system
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Adj.1.immunocompromised - unable to develop a normal immune response usually because of malnutrition or immunodeficiency or immunosuppressive therapy
Translations

immunocompromised

adj (Med) → immungeschwächt

im·mu·no·com·pro·mised

a. inmunocomprometido-a, rel. a una persona con un sistema inmunológico deficiente.

immunocompromised

adj inmunocomprometido
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This study aimed to investigate the protective effectiveness of Phaleria macrocarpa extract on the peripheral immune system in immunocompromised rabbits and to assess whether the daily uptake of specific dosage could improve the immune cells responses in these animals.
Objective: To assess the predisposing immunocompromised states, administration of pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia prophylaxis, the disease course and outcomes of patients with pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia.
Background: Although radiological features of pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) in non-Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) immunocompromised patients have been reported by other authors, there were no studies on the radiological stages of PCP previously.
Well, because if that child catches measles, whooping cough, chicken pox or any other diseases that are easily vaccinated against, and go to school with an immunocompromised child, or play with an immunocompromised child in a park, Madison or Jackson as a carrier of that disease could kill that immunocompromised child or cause severe disabilities.
Onychomycosis is especially important in those who are immunocompromised and immunosuppressed, for two reasons.
Varicella, a contagious viral disease, is typically self-limited but can result in serious complications, especially among persons who are immunocompromised (1).
PCV13 was added to the most recent updated adult schedule, released in January, for PCV13-naive adults 19 years and older who have immunocompromising conditions such as chronic renal failure, functional or anatomic asplenia, cerebrospinal fluid leaks, or cochlear implants and are immunocompromised (such as HIV infection).
ATLANTA--The 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine should be given to all immunocompromised adults aged 19 years and older, according to recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
A comparative clinical study was carried out that included 50 cases of otomycosis in immunocompetent patients and 50 cases of otomycosis in immunocompromised patients.
In this study, we examined the prevalence of KIPyV and WUPyV in immunocompromised patients with suspected respiratory tract infections.