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Pandemic - Wikipedia

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A pandemic is an epidemic of infectious disease that has spread through human populations across a large region; for instance multiple continents, or even ...

What Is a Pandemic? - WebMD

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Confused about what a pandemic is versus an epidemic? WebMD explains.

WHO | What is a pandemic?

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Feb 24, 2010 ... A pandemic is the worldwide spread of a new disease. An influenza pandemic occurs when a new influenza virus emerges and spreads ...

What Is a Pandemic?

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Any assumption that the term pandemic had an agreed-upon meaning was quickly undermined by debates and discussions about the term in the popular media ...

Definition of a Pandemic - ECDC

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Aug 27, 2012 ... The internationally accepted definition of a pandemic as it appears in the Dictionary of Epidemiology is straightforward and well-known: 'an ...

What is a Pandemic? - News Medical

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Nov 17, 2014 ... A pandemic is an epidemic disease that has spread across populations over vast areas such as continents or even globally.

Pandemics: Past, Present and Future - Medical News Today

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Jan 11, 2016 ... The word pandemic comes from the Greek pandemos meaning "pertaining to all people." The Greek word pan means "all" and the Greek word ...

IDSA : What is Pandemic Influenza?

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Pandemic influenza is a global outbreak. An influenza pandemic occurs when a new flu virus emerges for which humans have little or no immunity, which allows  ...

Pandemic vs. Epidemic - Infoplease

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The Question: What is the difference between a pandemic and an epidemic? ... A pandemic is an epidemic of world-wide proportions. Check out infoplease.com ...

Pandemic Influenza | Pandemic Influenza (Flu) | CDC

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Nov 3, 2016 ... Note: This new CDC web site contains information about influenza pandemics and pandemic preparedness and planning resources. This site ...

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pan·dem·ic
[pan-dem-ik]
ADJECTIVE
1.
(of a disease) prevalent throughout an entire country, continent, or the whole world; epidemic over a large area.
2.
general; universal: pandemic fear of atomic war.
NOUN
3.
a pandemic disease.
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