seronegative


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seronegative

[¦si·rō′neg·əd·iv]
(pathology)
Having a negative serologic test for some condition.
Specifically, having a negative serologic test for syphilis.
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Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema (RS3PE) syndrome: a prospective follow up and magnetic resonance imaging study.
There were a total of 21 acute infections among 217 samples from seronegative individuals.
2) Furthermore, they point out that the safety of ICSI arises from the fact that fertilisation occurs outside the body of the seronegative woman, without exposing her or the oocyte to many sperm, and that the oocyte is fertilised by only one sperm.
In a seminal study published last year, in which almost 1,500 infected individuals with seronegative partners were randomly assigned to 500 mg of valacyclovir or placebo once daily, Dr.
0%) were EIA RR for antibody in urine paired with seronegative specimens.
Serum samples from a total of 426 patients that were independent of prior research, both seropositive (230) and seronegative (196), were selected from three cohorts: the Index for Rheumatoid Arthritis Measurement [INFORM] (US), the Brigham and Women's Hospital Rheumatoid Arthritis Sequential Study Registry [BRASS] (US), and the Leiden Early Arthritis Clinic cohort (Netherlands).
Of the 154 seropositive neonates, 3 remained seropositive and 151 became seronegative at 6 months of age (Table 2).
Among all study participants, 10 percent were seronegative for H1N1, 8 percent were seronegative for H3N2, and 21 percent were seronegative for the B strain.
Overall prevalence of cervical dyskaryosis was high (19%) and significantly higher among women with HIV (30%) compared with 13% among seronegative women, with a peak at a younger age among HIV-positive women.
My recommendation is to identify if your patients are infected, and if they are seronegative, you should schedule a vaccine," Dr.
In the HerpeSelect tests, individuals who were seronegative before may take up to 3 weeks to seroconvert.
In addition, the patient, who was seronegative for cytomegalovirus (CMV), developed tissue-invasive CMV disease 15 weeks after receiving his hand from a seropositive donor.