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Infection

1. (Science: microbiology) invasion and multiplication of microorganisms in body tissues, which may be clinically unapparent or result in local cellular injury due to competitive metabolism, toxins, intracellular replication or antigen antibody response. The infection may remain localised, subclinical and temporary if the bodys defensive mechanisms are effective. A local infection may persist and spread by extension to become an acute, subacute or chronic clinical infection or disease state. A local infection may also become systemic when the microorganisms gain access to the lymphatic or vascular system.

2. An infectious disease. The pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms.(medicine) the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms and their multiplication which can lead to tissue damage and disease.An incident in which an infectious disease is transmitted.The invasion of an organism by parasitic [[microorganisms.


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Re: antibiotic overuse ???

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by boron
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Wed Oct 01, 2014 7:18 pm
 
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Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
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Re: antibiotic overuse ???

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by androspandros
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antibiotic overuse ???

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by androspandros
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