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Meaning of "xenodiagnosis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF XENODIAGNOSIS

xenodiagnosis  [ˌzenəʊˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF XENODIAGNOSIS

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adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Xenodiagnosis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES XENODIAGNOSIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Xenodiagnosis

Xenodiagnosis is a diagnostic method used to document the presence of infectious disease microorganisms or pathogens by exposing possibly infected tissue to a vector and then examining the vector for the presence of the microorganisms or pathogens it may have ingested.

Definition of xenodiagnosis in the English dictionary

The definition of xenodiagnosis in the dictionary is a method of diagnosing an infectious disease by exposing a vector animal to infected material before examining the animal for the pathogen.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH XENODIAGNOSIS


acrocyanosis
ˌækrəʊˌsaɪəˈnəʊsɪs
adenosis
ˌædɪˈnəʊsɪs
biocenosis
ˌbaɪəʊsɪˈnəʊsɪs
calcinosis
ˌkælsɪˈnəʊsɪs
cyanosis
ˌsaɪəˈnəʊsɪs
cystinosis
ˌsɪstəˈnəʊsɪs
diagnosis
ˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
gnosis
ˈnəʊsɪs
hypervitaminosis
ˌhaɪpəˌvɪtəmɪˈnəʊsɪs
hypnosis
hɪpˈnəʊsɪs
kenosis
kɪˈnəʊsɪs
melanosis
ˌmɛləˈnəʊsɪs
misdiagnosis
ˌmɪsdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
overdiagnosis
ˌəʊvəˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
pollinosis
ˌpɒlɪˈnəʊsɪs
prognosis
prɒɡˈnəʊsɪs
serodiagnosis
ˌsɪərəʊˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
stenosis
stɪˈnəʊsɪs
trichinosis
ˌtrɪkɪˈnəʊsɪs
vaginosis
ˌvædʒɪˈnəʊsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE XENODIAGNOSIS

xenobiotic
xenoblast
Xenocrates
Xenocratic
xenocryst
xenodiagnostic
xenodochium
xenogamous
xenogamy
xenogeneic
xenogenesis
xenogenetic
xenogenic
xenogenous
xenogeny
xenoglossia
xenoglossy
xenograft
xenolith
xenolithic

WORDS THAT END LIKE XENODIAGNOSIS

astereognosis
autohypnosis
avitaminosis
biocoenosis
carcinosis
cytodiagnosis
enosis
fetal diagnosis
hallucinosis
hyperinosis
hypinosis
narcohypnosis
necrosis
paragnosis
resinosis
self-hypnosis
stegnosis
stereognosis
syntenosis
X-ray diagnosis
zoonosis

Synonyms and antonyms of xenodiagnosis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «xenodiagnosis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF XENODIAGNOSIS

Find out the translation of xenodiagnosis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of xenodiagnosis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «xenodiagnosis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

xenodiagnosis
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

xenodiagnóstico
570 millions of speakers

English

xenodiagnosis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

xenodiagnosis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تشخيص ثوائي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

xenodiagnosis
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

xenodiagnóstico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

xenodiagnosis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

xénodiagnostic
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Xenodiagnosis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Xenodiagnose
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

外因診断法
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

xenodiagnosis
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Xenodiagnosis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xenodiagnosis
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

xenodiagnosis
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोनोडिग्नोसिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

xenodiagnosis
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Xenodiagnosis
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

xenodiagnosis
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

xenodiagnosis
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

xenodiagnosis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

xenodiagnosis
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

xenodiagnosis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

xenodiagnosis
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

xenodiagnosis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of xenodiagnosis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «XENODIAGNOSIS»

The term «xenodiagnosis» is used very little and occupies the 178.139 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «XENODIAGNOSIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «xenodiagnosis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «xenodiagnosis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about xenodiagnosis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «XENODIAGNOSIS»

Discover the use of xenodiagnosis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to xenodiagnosis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Practicals And Viva In Medical Parasitology
Xenodiagnosis is a technique that uses the arthropod host as an indicator of infection. Uninfected reduviid bugs are allowed to feed on the blood of a patient who is suspected of having Chagas' disease (Trypanosoma cruzi infection). After 30 ...
Sehgal, 2003
2
Nature Helps...: How Plants and Other Organisms Contribute ...
Today xenodiagnosis is practically restricted to the isolation of parasites for research in the more highly developed areas of Latin America (Sosa-Estani et al. 2009). In xenodiagnosis of animals in the field, the difficulties are the transport and ...
Heinz Mehlhorn, 2011
3
Manson's Tropical Diseases
The only parasitological techniques that may be effective in the chronic phase are xenodiagnosis or blood culture.14 In xenodiag- nosis, triatomine bugs from laboratory colonies reared by feeding on birds (which are insusceptible to T. cruzi  ...
Gordon C. Cook, Alimuddin Zumla, 2008
4
District Laboratory Practice in Tropical Countries
Specialized techniques are used to demonstrate the parasites in chronic infections, including xenodiagnosis and blood culture. ○ Xenodiagnosis, in which uninfected, susceptible, laboratory-reared triatomine bugs are starved for 2 weeks and ...
Monica Cheesbrough, 2005
5
American Trypanosomiasis: Chagas Disease One Hundred Years ...
28.4.2 Chronic Phase 28.4.2.1 Xenodiagnosis The main variables are species of bug to be used; number of bugs to be applied; stage of bug; time for application on patient; number of examinations to be performed; days of fast before ...
Jenny Telleria, Michel Tibayrenc, 2010
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The Science of Laboratory Diagnosis
The classic example of xenodiagnosis uses one of the insect vectors of Trypanosoma cruzi to facilitate the diagnosis of Chagas' disease (South American trypanosomiasis). Laboratory-reared (parasite-free) nymphal stages of the reduviid ...
John Crocker, David Burnett, 2005
7
The Trypanosomiases
Xenodiagnosis Xenodiagnosis can be performed by inoculating rodents with the blood of the putative host or by feeding teneral tsetse flies on the host blood. Xenodiagnosis is seldom applied for obvious reasons: need for animals, low ...
Ian Maudlin, P. H. Holmes, Michael A. Miles, 2004
8
Clinical Parasitology: A Practical Approach
Xenodiagnosis. Appropriate specimens from patients suspected of suffering from Leishmania and Trypanosoma, as well as Toxoplasma, may be tested by means of animal inoculation. Certain parasites have host specificity and require ...
Elizabeth Zeibig, 2012
9
An appraisal of the status of Chagas disease in the United ...
Zeledon (1953), while describing a local and generalized reaction in a patient submitted to xenodiagnosis with Triatoma dimidiata nymphs, noticed that the reaction was specific and was not produced or was less severe when other species of ...
Rodrigo Zeledon, Charles B. Beard, J.C. Pinto Dias, 2012
10
Zoonoses and Communicable Diseases Common to Man and ...
Among domestic animals, dogs and cats are common and important hosts of the parasite. In a group of towns in northwestern Argentina, 41.2% of 68 dogs and 39.3% of 28 cats were positive on xenodiagnosis (Gurtler et al., 1993). In Texas ...
Pan American Health Organization Staff, P. N. Acha, B. Szyfres, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «XENODIAGNOSIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term xenodiagnosis is used in the context of the following news items.
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Explainer: what is Chagas disease?
A man undergoes “xenodiagnosis” for Chagas disease in the Argentine province of Corrientes. In this procedure, uninfected triatomine bugs feed on the blood of ... «The Conversation US, May 15»
2
Tropical Disease Research Centre to be opened soon
This is called xenodiagnosis. The institute will conduct a study on genes to study the susceptibility of TB infection, besides carrying out clinical trials of drugs to ... «Times of India, Feb 15»
3
Africa's Solar-Powered Internet Schools Bridge Digital Divide
Samsung, local NGOs and governments will collaborate to equip the health centers with ultrasound and xenodiagnosis. Some of these centers are part of what ... «Voice of America, Jun 14»
4
'I saw firsthand the spirochetes': An exclusive interview with Dr …
However, some research scientists have used a process called "xenodiagnosis" to detect spirochetes up to three months after treatment with antibiotics such as ... «Examiner.com, Apr 14»
5
More dogs are becoming infected with Lyme disease via ticks: How …
Xenodiagnosis could mean tick tick boom for post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome. © 2015 Tech Times, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without ... «Tech Times, Apr 14»
6
New tick test may help diagnose lingering Lyme disease in humans
The small experiment aimed to determine if xenodiagnosis, or diagnosis with another animal, could be effective, safe, and appropriate for humans. It has only ... «Tech Times, Mar 14»
7
Lyme Disease Experimental Xenodiagnosis Method Tested on …
Xenodiagnosis has been successful in animal tests when diagnosing persistent Lyme infections. The technique has also been successful in humans when ... «University Herald, Feb 14»
8
Xenodiagnosis could mean tick tick boom for post-treatment Lyme …
The detection technique, known as xenodiagnosis, has previously only been successfully achieved with animal test subjects. As the first study with human ... «Tech Times, Feb 14»
9
Clinical Study Shows Test For Persistent Lyme Infection Using Live …
The technique, called xenodiagnosis, attempts to find evidence of a disease-causing microbe indirectly, through use of the natural disease-carrier—in this case, ... «RedOrbit, Feb 14»
10
The Global Search for Education: More Research - Ticks
If we can't culture them, then xenodiagnosis is probably the best alternative. To test if they are viable, recovered spirochetes (from ticks) would need to be ... «Huffington Post, Oct 13»

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