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infections opportunistes

English translation: opportunistic infections

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French term or phrase:infections opportunistes
English translation:opportunistic infections
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15:52 Aug 11, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical (general)
French term or phrase: infections opportunistes
la création des centres pour le traitement ARVs et infections opportunistes

thanks....(are these possibly politicians? :-))
juliebarba
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:44
opportunistic infections
Explanation:
the illnesses caused by an organism that usually does not cause disease in a person with a normal immune system

occur in persons with weak immune systems due to AIDS,cancer or immunosuppressive drugs such as corticosteroids or chemotherapy

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Maria Luisa Duarte
Spain
Local time: 13:44
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thanks!
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Maria Luisa Duarte


  

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opportunistic infections


Explanation:
the illnesses caused by an organism that usually does not cause disease in a person with a normal immune system

occur in persons with weak immune systems due to AIDS,cancer or immunosuppressive drugs such as corticosteroids or chemotherapy




    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/Controller
Maria Luisa Duarte
Spain
Local time: 13:44
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thanks!

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