Susceptible

  • (adj): Easily impressed emotionally.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on susceptible:

Mycobacterium Wolinskyi - Description
... The type strain is susceptible to amikacin and sulfamethoxazole, intermediately susceptible to doxycycline and ciprofloxacin, variably susceptible to cefmetazole, cefoxitin ...
Scarlet-fever - History - Dick Test and Vaccine
... The Dick Test was invented in 1924 and was used to identify those susceptible to scarlet fever ... was injected intracutaneously into susceptible persons ... In those susceptible erythematous and oedematous skin reactions developed by 24 hours after injection ...
Pneumococcal Infection - Treatment
... pneumoniae were susceptible to penicillin, but, since that time, there has been an increasing prevalence of penicillin resistance, especially in areas ... Most isolates remain susceptible to vancomycin, though its use in a β-lactam-susceptible isolate is less desirable because of tissue distribution of the drug and concerns of ...
Pradofloxacin - Indications - Dogs
... for the treatment of wound infections and superficial and deep pyoderma caused by susceptible strains of the Staphylococcus intermedius group (including S ... acute urinary tract infections caused by susceptible strains of Escherichia coli and the Staphylococcus intermedius group (including S ... of severe infections of the gingiva and periodontal tissues caused by susceptible strains of anaerobic organisms, for example Porphyromonas spp ...
Susceptible Individual
... In epidemiology a susceptible individual (sometimes known simply as a susceptible) is a member of a population who is at risk of becoming infected by a disease, or can not take a certain ...

More definitions of "susceptible":

  • (adj): (often followed by 'of' or 'to') yielding readily to or capable of.
    Example: "Susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"

Famous quotes containing the word susceptible:

    I love eulogies. They are the most moving kind of speech because they attempt to pluck meaning from the fog, and on short order, when the emotions are still ragged and raw and susceptible to leaps.
    Peggy Noonan (b. 1950)

    Man’s mind is so formed that it is far more susceptible to falsehood than to truth.
    Desiderius Erasmus (c. 1466–1536)

    Temperament is the primary requisite for the critic—a temperament exquisitely susceptible to beauty, and to the various impressions that beauty gives us.
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)