Information about the increased risk for opportunistic infections already is included in the labeling of the immunosuppressive drug Prograf (tacrolimus).
What does OI stand for?
OI stands for Opportunistic Infection
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
See other definitions of OI
We have 18 other meanings of OI in our Acronym Attic
- Operating Income
- Operating Instruction
- Operation Ivy (Ska band)
- Operational Instruction
- Operational Instrumentation
- Operational Issue
- Operations Integration
- Operations Interface
- Operator Interface
- Operator Interrupt (telecommunications)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Volunteers must: * Meet the criteria for transplantation; * Have a T-cell count greater than 100 (liver transplant) or greater than 200 (kidney transplant); * Meet HIV viral load criteria depending on which organ is needed; * Patients with certain opportunistic infections in the past will be considered, and need to have a T-cell count above 200; * Pediatric patients are being enrolled in several centers in cities listed above.
These include opportunistic infections and malignancies.
 Sinusitis is one example of an opportunistic infection that can be caused by Acanthamoeba; it is actually thought to be one of the predisposing conditions that might lead to a more serious disseminated disease state.
While most of the news about HIV these days is sunny, there were some dark rumblings at the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections in Chicago in early February.