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Disease Community-Acquired Infections

Name Community-Acquired Infections
Synonyms Community-Acquired Infection | Community Acquired Infections | Infection, Community-Acquired | Infections, Community Acquired | Infections, Community-Acquired
Definition Any infection acquired in the community, that is, contrasted with those acquired in a health care facility (CROSS INFECTION). An infection would be classified as community-acquired if the patient had not recently been in a health care facility or been in contact with someone who had been recently in a health care facility.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D017714

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DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Community-Acquired Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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