convalescent case

See: patient
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Among 78 acute cases, 43 were male and 35 female with an age ranged from 41 to 54 years old; among 71 convalescent cases, 34 were male and 37 female with an age ranged from 43 to 56 years old.
Doctors still did not share the view of public health authorities that mild and convalescent cases posed a public health threat.
In addition, a private group specializing in rehabilitation (Malawi Against Polio) conducts approximately 700 lameness clinics serving more than 10,000 patients annually; these clinics also provide active surveillance for convalescent cases of polio.