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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Infection" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Infection
Infection is the invasion of an organism's body tissues by disease-causing agents, their multiplication, and the reaction of host tissues to these organisms and the toxins they produce. Infectious disease, also known as transmissible disease or communicable disease, is illness resulting from an infection. - See link


Infection in Spanish is Infección
Infección es un término clínico que indica la contaminación, con respuesta inmunológica y daño estructural de un hospedero, causada por un microorganismo patógeno, es decir, que existe invasión con lesión tisular por esos mismos gérmenes (hongos, bacterias, protozoos, virus, priones), sus productos (toxinas) o ambos a la vez.3 4 Esta infección puede ser local o sistémica. - See link


More information about Infection in other websites
Definition of Infection in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Infection in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Infection - See link.
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