anti-infective


anti-infective
an·ti-infective

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Anti-infective — Something capable of acting against infection, by inhibiting the spread of an infectious agent or by killing the infectious agent outright. Anti infective is a general term that encompasses antibacterials, antibiotics, antifungals, antiprotozoans …   Medical dictionary

  • anti-infective — ˌ adjective ( s) Etymology: anti (I) + infective : used against or tending to counteract or prevent infection anti infective agents • anti infective noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • anti-infective — adjective used to prevent infection. noun an anti infective drug …   English new terms dictionary

  • anti-infective — anti infectiveness, n. /an tee in fek tiv, an tuy /, Pharm. adj. 1. of or pertaining to a substance used in the treatment of an infection. n. 2. any such substance, as bacitracin. * * * …   Universalium

  • anti-infective — an ti in•fec′tive adj. n …   From formal English to slang

  • Agent, anti-infective — Something capable of acting against infection, by inhibiting the spread of an infectious agent or by killing the infectious agent outright. Anti infective is a general term that encompasses antibacterials, antibiotics, antifungals, antiprotozoans …   Medical dictionary

  • Drug, anti-infective — Something capable of acting against infection, by inhibiting the spread of an infectious agent or by killing the infectious agent outright. Anti infective is a general term that encompasses antibacterials, antibiotics, antifungals, antiprotozoans …   Medical dictionary

  • Medication, anti-infective — Something capable of acting against infection, by inhibiting the spread of an infectious agent or by killing the infectious agent outright. Anti infective is a general term that encompasses antibacterials, antibiotics, antifungals, antiprotozoans …   Medical dictionary

  • pharmaceutical industry — Producers of pharmaceuticals, substances used in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease and the modification of organic functions. The earliest records of medicinal plants and minerals are those of the ancient Chinese, Hindu, and… …   Universalium

  • Cystoscopy — Intervention A sterile flexible cystoscope in an operating theatre ICD 9 CM …   Wikipedia


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