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nonimmune

(ˌnɒnɪˈmjuːn)
adj
(Biology) biology lacking immunity to a particular organism or antigen
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Adj.1.nonimmune - (often followed by `to') likely to be affected withnonimmune - (often followed by `to') likely to be affected with; "liable to diabetes"
susceptible - (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of; "susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"
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The virus is highly contagious in nonimmune people, because of its airborne spread and its persistence in the environment for hours.
To further control spread after school exposures, in areas of Rockland County with measles cases, exclusions from school were expanded to include all nonimmune students at schools that had measles immunity rates of <95% as documented by 2 valid doses of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR) or serologic evidence of immunity.
Nonimmune mouse serum at the same dilution was used as the negative control.
(8) Toxoplasmosis is associated with fetal abnormalities like hydrocephaly, anomalies of the central nervous system, symmetric fetal growth retardation, and nonimmune hydrops.
In neonates presenting with hyperbilirubinaemia, nonimmune haemolysis and a positive family history, a high index of suspicion is raised for hereditary red cell membrane disorders.
Any nonimmune person (who has not been vaccinated or was vaccinated but did not develop immunity) can become infected.
Prenatal ultrasound can demonstrate peripheral and visceral vascular anomalies, cardiomegaly, nonimmune hydrops, macrocephaly, hemi-hypertrophy, and umbilical cord hemangioma.
Malaria should be primarily excluded because of its severe clinical course particularly in the nonimmune. In this case biomarkers such as CRP were useful indicators to assess the acute malaria infection and also the progression of the disease [5].
Bertrand et al., "Experience with Intraamniotic Thyroxine Treatment in Nonimmune Fetal Goitrous Hypothyroidism in 12 Cases," The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, vol.
The first episode occurred with biopsy findings consistent with lupus nephritis (LN) class V (membranous) without clinical evidences of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and the second episode occurred with pathologic findings of a nonimmune complex podocytopathy on the repeat kidney biopsy, subsequently with positive serologic evidences of SLE.
Congenital syphilis can lead to spontaneous abortion, intrauterine growth retardation, nonimmune hydrops fetalis, stillbirth, prematurity, and perinatal death as well as severe sequelae and even mortality in some live-born infants [1, 3, 8].