However, symptoms may not be evident even if persistently infected (PI) animals exist on the farm.
What does PI stand for?
PI stands for Persistently Infected
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We have 126 other meanings of PI in our Acronym Attic
- Perforated Initials (philately)
- Performance Improvement
- Performance Index
- Performance Indicator
- Performance Insight (Oracle)
- Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
- Periodic Inspection
- Peripheral Iridotomy
- Perlite Institute (Staten Island, NY)
- Perpetual Inventory
Samples in periodicals archive:
A whole herd investigation identified two persistently infected (PI) calves - animals born with the BVD infection.
An interim report produced by the Welsh Regional Veterinary Centre (WRVC) identified just 10 Persistently Infected (PI) cattle out of 1,084 tests on 96 farms.
3,000 women diagnosed every year HPV or human papilloma virus is, when persistently infected, the sexually transmitted cause of 99.
Establishment of B-cell lymphoma cell lines persistently infected with hepatitis C virus in vivo and in vitro: the apoptotic effects of virus infection.
Only about 10% of women become persistently infected with HPV, and it is this group that has a substantial risk of developing high-grade, pre-cancerous lesions of cervical cancer.