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Predisposing factors

Definition

noun

Factors or conditions that render an individual vulnerable to a disease or disorder.


Supplement

The presence of a disease or disorder can be explained by the following factors:

…and the absence of :


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Urinary Tract Infection

... in August. I was looking over my notes and came across this: "Factors predisposing to UTIs in Females Physiological/Anatomical Pregnancy: ≠ vaginal pH to Lactobacilli ...

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by Katy_Bobbles
Fri Jun 29, 2007 9:25 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Urinary Tract Infection
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