respiratory tract infection

Russian translation: инфекции дыхательных путей

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00:55 May 7, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
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English term or phrase: respiratory tract infection
Definition from National Center for Biotechnology Info:
Respiratory tract infection (RTI) is defined as any infectious disease of the upper or lower respiratory tract. Upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) include the common cold, laryngitis, pharyngitis/tonsillitis, acute rhinitis, acute rhinosinusitis and acute otitis media. Lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) include acute bronchitis, bronchiolitis, pneumonia and tracheitis.

Example sentence(s):
  • Although viruses, mycoplasma, rickettsiae and fungi can all cause lower respiratory tract infections, bacteria are the dominant pathogens; accounting for a much higher percentage of lower than of upper respiratory tract infections. National Center for Biotechnology Info
  • COVID-19 is a disease that can cause what doctors call a respiratory tract infection. It can affect your upper respiratory tract (sinuses, nose, and throat) or lower respiratory tract (windpipe and lungs). WebMD
  • Respiratory tract infections are the most common cause of hospital admissions and death in NMD patients with respiratory muscle involvement. Science Direct
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Russian translation:инфекции дыхательных путей
Инфекции дыхательных путей, или респираторные инфекции, - это любые инфекционные заболевания верхних или нижних дыхательных путей.
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4 +4инфекции дыхательных путей
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инфекции дыхательных путей

Definition from own experience or research:
Инфекции дыхательных путей, или респираторные инфекции, - это любые инфекционные заболевания верхних или нижних дыхательных путей.

Example sentence(s):
  • Инфекциями дыхательных путей часто болеют как взрослые, так и дети11,12. Инфекции верхних дыхательных путей включают инфекции носа, носовых пазух, горла (глотки)и голосового аппарата (гортани). Эти инфекции возникают внезапно, часто начинаясь как простуда1. - Забота о здоровье  
  • Инфекции дыхательных путей (острые респираторные заболевания, ОРЗ) могут вызвать бактерии, вирусы и грибы. Среди бактериальных возбудителей ... - Центральный НИИ эпиде  
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