"Superinfection" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A frequent complication of drug therapy for microbial infection. It may result from opportunistic colonization following immunosuppression by the primary pathogen and can be influenced by the time interval between infections, microbial physiology, or host resistance. Experimental challenge and in vitro models are sometimes used in virulence and infectivity studies.
- Superinvasion, Microbial
- Microbial Superinvasion
- Microbial Superinvasions
- Superinvasions, Microbial
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Superinfection" by people in Profiles.
Expression of mouse mammary tumor virus envelope protein does not prevent superinfection in vivo or in vitro. Virology. 1999 Oct 25; 263(2):418-26.
Acyclovir treatment of varicella in otherwise healthy adolescents. The Collaborative Acyclovir Varicella Study Group. J Pediatr. 1992 Apr; 120(4 Pt 1):627-33.
Selective effect of cefoxitin prophylaxis on post-cesarean-section microbial flora. J Reprod Med. 1990 Feb; 35(2):168-74.