viral infection


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Noun1.viral infection - infection by a virus that is pathogenic to humans
infection - the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
haemorrhagic fever, hemorrhagic fever, VHF, viral haemorrhagic fever, viral hemorrhagic fever - a group of illnesses caused by a viral infection (usually restricted to a specific geographic area); fever and gastrointestinal symptoms are followed by capillary hemorrhage
herpangia - a viral infection (usually in children) marked by sore throat and fever and papules in the mouth and throat and headache and abdominal pain; usually subsides in a short time
HIV - infection by the human immunodeficiency virus
viral pneumonia - pneumonia caused by a virus
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There is dire need of research to find possible causes of people falling victim to one viral disease after the other', said leading family physician Dr Abdul Rauf, adding, the research could help saving people from second viral infection after the first one.
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They discuss the history of viral infections of the central nervous system, the basics of virology, neuroepidemiology and the epidemiology of viral infections of the nervous system, the clinical approach to the syndromes of viral encephalitis, myelitis, and meningitis, laboratory diagnosis of viral infection, neuroimaging, viral neuropathogenesis, and the neuropathology of viral infections; DNA viruses like the herpes simplex virus, varicella-zoster, the Epstein-Barr virus, cytomegalovirus, human herpesvirus 6, and progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy; RNA viruses like West Nile and St.
Dundee United boss Jackie McNamara last night revealed that new signing Rodney Sneijder (right) has returned home to Holland suffering from a viral infection.
We think, if we can shorten the duration of viral infection, we may decrease developing airway inflammation and we may prevent the asthma attack.
The test measures the body's genetic response to viral infection using a reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) TaqMan low-density array (TLDA) platform.
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This chronic inflammation leads to airway hyper-responsiveness which is commonly exacerbated by viral infection.
The "West Nile" viral infection was first detected in the USA in 1999.