infections

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antibiotic (trade name Achromycin) derived from microorganisms of the genus Streptomyces and used broadly to treat infections Achromycin , tetracycline
any of a group of viruses including those that in humans cause upper respiratory infections or infectious pinkeye adenovirus
blood test used to identify unknown antigens; blood with the unknown antigen is mixed with a known antibody and whether or not agglutination occurs helps to identify the antigen; used in tissue matching and blood grouping and diagnosis of infections agglutination test
antibiotic; a semisynthetic oral penicillin (trade names Amoxil and Larotid and Polymox and Trimox and Augmentin) used to treat bacterial infections amoxicillin , Amoxil , Augmentin , Larotid , Polymox , Trimox
chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that kills microorganisms and cures infections antibiotic , antibiotic drug
any of the lymph glands of the armpit; fights infections in the neck and chest and arm regions axillary node
antibiotic (trade name Azactam) used against severe infections; has minimal side effects Azactam , aztreonam
any of several infections of the skin or mucous membrane caused by Blastomyces blastomycosis
number of cases of a disease divided by the number of infections with the agent that causes the disease case-to-infection proportion , case-to-infection ratio
parenteral cephalosporin (trade name Cefobid) used for severe infections Cefobid , cefoperazone
parenteral cephalosporin (trade name Claforan) used for severe infections of the lungs or throat or ears or urinary tract cefotaxime , Claforan
parenteral cephalosporin (trade names Fortaz and Tazicef) used to treat moderate infections ceftazidime , Fortaz , Tazicef
cephalosporin that can be given parenterally (trade name Zinacef) or orally by tablets (trade name Ceftin); indicated for infections of the lungs or throat or ears or urinary tract or meninges Ceftin , cefuroxime , Zinacef
oral cephalosporin (trade names Keflex and Keflin and Keftab) commonly prescribe for mild to moderately severe infections of the skin or ears or throat or lungs or urinary tract cephalexin , Keflex , Keflin , Keftab
coccoid rickettsia infesting birds and mammals; cause infections of eyes and lungs and genitourinary tract chlamydia
oral antibiotic (trade name Chloromycetin) used to treat serious infections (especially typhoid fever) chloramphenicol , Chloromycetin
oral antibiotic (trade name Cipro) used against serious bacterial infections of the skin or respiratory tract or urinary tract or bones or joints Cipro , ciprofloxacin
tetracycline antibacterial (trade name Declomycin) effective in the treatment of some bacterial and rickettsial and other infections Declomycin , demeclocycline hydrochloride
antibacterial (trade name Dynapen) used to treat staphylococcal infections that are resistant to penicillin dicloxacillin , Dynapen
irrigation with a jet of water or medicated solution into or around a body part (especially the vagina) to treat infections or cleanse from odorous contents douche
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