postinfectious

adjective
post·​in·​fec·​tious | \ ˌpōst-in-ˈfek-shəs How to pronounce postinfectious (audio) \

Definition of postinfectious

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

First Known Use of postinfectious

1895, in the meaning defined above

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postinfectious

adjective
post·​in·​fec·​tious | \ -in-ˈfek-shəs How to pronounce postinfectious (audio) \
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.

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