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nasal

[′nā·zəl]
(anatomy)
Of or pertaining to the nose.
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7) reported that intranasal or aerosol infection of ferrets with the H7N2 virus isolated from the infected veterinarian did not result in the seroconversion of co-housed or exposed animals, although nasal wash samples from some of the co-housed ferrets contained low titers of virus; these findings may suggest limited virus transmission that was insufficient to establish a productive infection.
He says NeilMed is also getting "techy," with its electronic Sinugator Cordless Pulsating Nasal Wash.
The concentration of lactate dehydrogenase in nasal wash may be a useful clinical biochemical marker of the severity of bronchiolitis in children and help to determine their need for hospitalization, the results of a retrospective analysis suggest.
Samples may be collected by nasal pharyngeal aspirate, nasal wash aspirate, nasal swabs, oropharyngeal swabs or a combination of nasal and oropharyngeal swabs.
All of the children received standard cold care, but half were also treated with a modified seawater solution nasal wash.
The certifications, awarded by the BSI Group, validate Xlear's focus on quality and allows the company to market Xlear Nasal Wash around the world as a medical device.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Antibiotics are necessary for some cases of rhinosinusitis, but many patients will improve with a simple saline nasal wash, Ralph Gonzales, M.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Although antibiotics are necessary for some cases of rhinosinusitis, many patients will improve with a simple saline nasal wash, Ralph Gonzales, M.
The authors declare in the book that they own and manage Breathing Works Clinics and do make some recommendations on adjuncts to therapy and home remedies such as the nasal wash.
Respironics' Asthma & Allergy division has brought a number of products to market, including the OptiChamber[R] Advantage Valved Holding Chamber, Inspiration[R] Compressor Nebulizer System, OptiVent[R] In-Line Spacer and OptiHaler[R] Drug Delivery System; the AsthmaMentor[R], Personal Best[R], Assess[R] and Asthma Check[R] peak flow meters; the AsthmaPACK Personal Asthma Care Kits; the Threshold[TM] PEP positive expiratory pressure device; the Threshold[R] and Pflex[R] inspiratory muscle trainers; and RhinoFlow[R] Nasal Wash & Sinus System for nasal lavage.
The highly modular nature of Akonni's technology enables it to more rapidly extract pathogens from a broader range of clinical samples (such as blood, sputum, nasal wash, urine, stool or CSF), and to more quickly develop and launch new and custom assays, providing users with complete flexibility to test for new targets as they become known.
Ferrets inoculated with LPAI and HPAI ck/TN viruses shed virus in nasal wash specimens through days 5-7 postinfection and showed seroconversion to homologous virus (Figure 1).