lk_exposure_process

NameDescriptionLinkID
exposure_process_preferred
administering substance in vivo A planned process by which a material is intentionally given to an organism resulting in exposure of the organism to that substance.
documented exposure without evidence for disease A process in which an organism is exposed to a substance which is evident from that process having been observed or documented.
environmental exposure to endemic/ubiquitous agent without evidence for disease A process in which an organism's exposure to a material entity is assumed from that material being commonly present in the environment of the organism.
exposure to substance without evidence for disease An unplanned process in which an organism comes into contact with a substance without evidence for a disease caused by that exposure.
exposure with existing immune reactivity without evidence for disease A process in which an organism is exposed to a material entity which is evident by a detectable immune reactivity against it.
infectious challenge Administering an infectious agent to an organism in order to test if and how an infection will occur.
no exposure An organism's lifspan which does not include exposure to a substance of interest.
occurrence of allergic disease The process in which an allergic disease unfolds.
occurrence of asymptomatic infection A process in which an infectious agent is in or on the body of an organism without causing detectable disease .
occurrence of autoimmune disease The process in which an autoimmune disease unfolds.
occurrence of cancer The process in which cancer unfolds
occurrence of cancer associated with virus An occurence of cancer where there is evidence for the presence of a cancer causing oncovirus in the tumor.
occurrence of disease The process in which a disease unfolds.
occurrence of infectious disease The process in which an infectious disease unfolds.
solid tissue transplantation A planned process in which solid tissue is transferred to an organism
transfusion A planned process in which a bodily fluid is transferred into an organism
transplantation or transfusion Transfering a solid tissue (transplant) or bodily fluid (transfusion) to an organism.
unknown An organism's lifespan for which there is no available information on an exposure to a material entity of interest.
vaccination Adminstering a vaccine to an organism with the intention of inducing immunity against antigen components of the vaccine.
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