Definition of anergic in English:


Pronunciation /əˈnərjik/



See anergy

‘Among TB patients with HIV infection, up to 40 per cent could be anergic.’
  • ‘Seven patients were PPD negative, one of whom was anergic.’
  • ‘Among these anergic patients, the 6-month mortality rate was 48%, compared with 13% for immunocompetent patients.’
  • ‘However, we think anything is better than leaving patients to languish at home, too dysphoric and anergic to seek help.’
  • ‘It's not like all the immune cells will get anergic or will get deleted or get activated.’