seropositivity


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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.

seropositivity

(ˌsɪərəʊˌpɔzɪˈtɪvɪtɪ)
n
the quality or state of being seropositive
Translations

seropositivity

n. seropositividad, resultado positivo en un examen serológico.
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