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seroprevalence

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noun se·ro·prev·a·lence \-ˈpre-və-lən(t)s, -ˈprev-lən(t)s\

Definition of seroprevalence

  1. :  the frequency of individuals in a population that have a particular element (as antibodies to HIV) in their blood serum



1977

First Known Use of seroprevalence

1977


Medical Dictionary

seroprevalence

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noun se·ro·prev·a·lence \-ˈprev(-ə)-lən(t)s\

Medical Definition of seroprevalence

  1. :  the frequency of individuals in a population that have a particular element (as antibodies to HIV) in their blood serum




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