seropositivity love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality or state of being seropositive, of having blood serum that tests positive for a given pathogen, especially HIV.
  • n. Seropositivity rate, seroprevalence.

Etymologies

From seropositive +‎ -ity, or sero- +‎ positivity. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He weakly defended his position, calling the National Pork Board funding matter a distraction, and half-heartedly admitted that he may have been wrong to leave out the details of seropositivity.

    Paula Crossfield: Memo to NYT "Free-Range Trichinosis" Editorialist: Food Safety Advocates Can Handle Transparency

  • This change would be the segregation of prison populations by infectious disease status, that is, based on seropositivity for HIV, Hepatitis B (HVB) and C (HVC) and TB.

    The Easy Way the Government can Reduce AIDS and Hep C

  • It is estimated that the prevalence of HIV seropositivity behind bars, compared to in the general population, is 3 to 5 times higher, Hep C (or HCV) 9 to 10 times higher, and TB 4 to 17 times higher.

    The Easy Way the Government can Reduce AIDS and Hep C

  • In 1985, the medical center began testing blood for HIV seropositivity for its blood bank.

    Law In The Health and Human Services

  • The association between baseline seropositivity to human adenovirus (HAdV) type 5 and increased HIV acquisition in the Step HIV Vaccine Study has raised questions concerning frequency of acquired and/or persistent Adenovirus infections among adults at high risk of

    ScienceBlogs Channel : Life Science

  • The reason: They underwent what experts call "vaccine-induced seropositivity/reactivity"

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • South Africa, indicated a very low rate of "false recent" as well as an initial ruff estimation of the duration of the "recent" stage of seropositivity.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Pierre-Yves Brundseaux, Program Officer for UNAIDS in DRC told MediaGlobal that while there have not been scientific studies on the impact of sexual violence in the specific areas in eastern Congo, "Organizations that work against sexual violence against women have reported up to 20 percent seropositivity [positive blood tests for HIV] in victims with access to medical care."

    AllAfrica News: Latest

  • A mathematical modeling of the data, done by Reshma Kassangee, and Alex Welte, Ph. D., both from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, indicated a very low rate of "false recent" as well as an initial ruff estimation of the duration of the "recent" stage of seropositivity.

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • The disruption in the vital energy has a specific signature that identifies depressed CD4 lymphocyte count and HIV seropositivity.

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

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