Synonyms of infection in English:

infection


See definition of infection

noun

1‘she was treated for a kidney infection’

SYNONYMS

disease, virus, contagion

disorder, condition, affliction, problem, complaint, illness, ailment, sickness, infirmity, indisposition

informal bug

British informal lurgy

2‘an attempt to reduce the infection in his head wounds’

SYNONYMS

contamination, poison

septicity, septicaemia, ulceration, suppuration, inflammation

germs, bacteria, microbes

technical sepsis