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Reaction

A decline in prices following an advance. Opposite of rally.

Reaction

A decrease in price following an increase in price. A reaction connotes a slow decline; it is the opposite of a recovery.

reaction

A decline in security prices following a period of rising security prices.
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Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction after penicillin therapy among patients with syphilis in the era of the hiv infection epidemic: incidence and risk factors.
Isolated ocular Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction after initiating tuberculostatic therapy in a child.
Fisher's diagnostic criteria for lues maligna include strongly positive RPR titre, a severe Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction, characteristic gross and microscopic morphology and rapid resolution of the lesions with antibiotics (7).
Penicillin therapy in syphilis can cause Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction which can prove fatal.
The Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction in leptospirosis: Possible pathogenesis and review.
Patients with TBRF infection should be monitored for [greater than or equal to] 2 hours after initial antibiotic dose for a Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction, an acute worsening of symptoms that can be life-threatening.