postinfectious

adjective
post·in·fec·tious | \ ˌpōst-in-ˈfek-shəs \

Definition of postinfectious 

: occurring after and especially as a result of an infection postinfectious encephalitis a postinfectious cough

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postinfectious

adjective
post·in·fec·tious | \ -in-ˈfek-shəs \
variants: or post-infectious

Medical Definition of postinfectious 

: relating to or occurring in the period following infection : caused by a previous infection postinfectious syndromes Estimates of the annual incidence of idiopathic or postinfectious transverse myelitis range from 1.3 to 8 cases per million. —Elliot M. Frohman et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 5 Aug. 2010

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