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susceptibility

noun  aptitude, bent, caaability of being affected, capacity for emotion, capacity for receiving impressions, empathy, impressibility, impressionability, inclination, leaning, penchant, proclivity, propensity, sensibility, sensitive feelings, sensitiveness, sensitivity, tendency, tendency to be emotionally affected
See also: bias, character, credulity, danger, peril, predisposition, probability, sensibility, tendency
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The percentage of gonococcal isolates with reduced cefixime susceptibility increased from 0.
For this purpose, the susceptibility map was crossed with the landslides return period map.
Meanwhile, overall susceptibility to clindamycin dropped from 91% in 2005 to 86% in 2014, and MSSA susceptibility to clindamycin dropped from 91% in 2005 to 84% in 2014.
Keeping clinicians and microbiologists aspired of any change in the susceptibility pattern of this lethal pathogen is the need of hour.
During the study period, susceptibility patterns of 4128 blood culture isolates of E.
The most common mechanism leading to decreased susceptibility to Flouroquinolones is a chromosomal point mutation in the quinolone resistancedetermination region (QRDR) of bacterial DNA gyrase and/or DNA topoisomerase IV.
Susceptibility tests are performed to assure that the EUT will function properly in its installed RF environment.
Coverage includes an overview of the classification, diagnosis, clinical symptoms and management of the disease; epidemiology of T1D; non-genetic risk factors in susceptibility to T1D; prediabetes and islet autoimmunity; the role of genetic factors in the etiology of T1D from family and twin studies; mapping and identifying susceptibility genes for complex diseases; utility of animal models in genetic analysis of susceptibility; the role of HLA and non-HLA genes in the genetics of T1D; shared genetic susceptibility to T1D and other autoimmune diseases; current approaches in the treatment of T1D using islet B cell replacement; and prediction of T1D.
Antimicrobial susceptibility testing for anaerobes is not routinely performed because it is costly and requires specialised expertise.
Key words: air pollution, allergy, asthma economic impact, asthma induction, asthma prevalence, biologics, indoor environment, occupational exposure, public health, susceptibility.