Adjectives for infections

Infections adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun infections in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing INFECTIONS.

abdominal, acquired, active, acute, anaerobic, associated, asymptomatic, bacterial, bladder, bloodstream, borne, candidal, certain, chlamydial, chronic, clinical, cns, common

congenital, cutaneous, dangerous, deadly, dental, disseminated, ear, early, enteric, experimental, fatal, fewer, focal, frequent, fungal, future, gastrointestinal, genital

gonococcal, human, intestinal, invasive, joint, latent, local, many, maternal, microbial, mild, minor, mixed, more, most, mrsa, multiple, mycobacterial

mycotic, natural, negative, neonatal, new, nosocomial, ocular, opportunistic, oral, other, parasitic, pelvic, persistent, pneumococcal, polymicrobial, positive, possible, postoperative

previous, primary, protozoal, pulmonary, pyogenic, recurrent, related, resistant, respiratory, rickettsial, secondary, serious, severe, sinus, skin, specific, staph, staphylococcal

streptococcal, subclinical, subsequent, such, superficial, surgical, systemic, threatening, tissue, urinary, vaginal, various, venereal, viral, wound, yeast

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