autoinoculation


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autoinoculation

[¦ȯd·ō·in‚äk·yə′lā·shən]
(medicine)
Spread of a disease from one part of the body to another.
Injection of an autovaccine.
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In an infection of HIV, Anti-Retroviral Treatment (ART) is recommended to reduce the risk of giant size, dissemination and autoinoculation as well as to increase patient's quality of life.
In line with our findings, a German research reported that HPV oral autoinoculation and transmission to sexual partners were uncommon events in 60 cervical HPV-positive women.
The patient's lesions likely resulted from inadvertent autoinoculation caused by handling the area around the vaccination site during redressing.
Children with atopic dermatitis have increased risk of molluscum infection in part because breaks in their skin and pruritus facilitate autoinoculation through scratching.
The lesions are usually caused by autoinoculation from lesions on the fingers and hands mainly in the children [13].
For instance the presence of cerumen has been speculated to be supportive of fungal growth by some yet inhibitory by others.1815 There have also been reports of autoinoculation of ear canal that result in otomycosis by patient with untreated dermatomycosis.
HSV infection of the hand classically occurs as a result of autoinoculation following herpetic gingivostomatitis.
This is possible as the dermatophytes can spread from the scalp to other regions through autoinoculation.
Pathogenicity of entomopathogenic fungi Metarhizium anisopliae and Beauveria bassiana (Hypocreales: Clavicipitaceae) isolates to the adult pea leafminer (Diptera: Agromyzidae) and prospects of an autoinoculation device for infection in the field.
Dynamic autoinoculation and the microbial ecology of a deep water hydrocarbon irruption, Proc Natl Acad Sci USA; http://dx.doi.org/lO.lO73/pnas.1108820109 [online 10 Jan 2012].
Exposure to the vaccination site can result in contact transmission or inadvertent autoinoculation, which often is self-limited (1,2).