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Synonyms for prophylaxis
ˌproʊ fəˈlæk sɪs, ˌprɒf ə-pro·phy·lax·is

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  1. prophylaxisnoun

    the prevention of disease

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  1. List of paraphrases for "prophylaxis":

    prophylactic, chemoprophylaxis, prevention

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  1. Joshua Wolf:

    As antibiotic resistance rates rise, it is inevitable that prophylaxis will become less effective, it is very likely that surgical procedures will become less safe for patients.

  2. Jonathan Franks:

    Trevor Reed was subjected to a lengthy, close-contact exposure to a prisoner who had active TB in December - that prisoner became gravely ill shortly after Trevor Reed encounter with Trevor Reed. Despite beginning post-exposure prophylaxis for other inmates, Russian authorities have refused to do the same for Trevor Reed and have thus far refused to test Trevor Reed.

  3. Chilson Foy:

    As scientists, you tend to put your work ahead of your personal safety at times, we take malaria prophylaxis. I get all the vaccines that I can possibly get.

  4. Nayib Bukele:

    I use it as a prophylaxis. President Trump uses it as a prophylaxis. Most of the world's leaders use it as a prophylaxis.

  5. Nayib Bukele:

    Sometimes what's recommended to the people is something different than what's recommended to the leaders, because I have been recommended to use hydroxychloroquine as a prophylaxis and the probability of this harming you is very low.


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