Examples of infection in a Sentence
Poor hygiene can increase the danger of infection.
The wound has so far remained free of infection.
steps you can take to decrease your computer's risk of infection
Recent Examples of infection from the Web
Last year, a Legionella infection was detected during an autopsy of a woman in her 50s who had been a UWMC patient.
Precautionary measures have been taken to help minimize further spread of the infection.
The most common afflictions are respiratory infections, parasites, and heat rashes.
Some experts fear that resistant infections could kill 10 million people a year by 2050.
This is despite both sexes having similar rates of infection (indeed, at 51% of the infected population, females carry a slightly higher burden of the disease).
Less happily, the rate of new infections, though dropping, is not doing so as fast as UNAIDS and its allies had hoped.
Maryland has not seen a related increase in infections; federal data shows that HIV cases have been trending down in the state in recent years, especially among IV drug users.
Anaedozie said the state’s push began in 2015 after rural Scott County in Indiana began reporting a spike in HIV and hepatitis C infections related to the opioid crisis there.
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medical Definition of infection
- syphilis infection is chiefly venereal
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