Infectious Diseases

Parent Category: Conditions and Diseases
Infectious diseases or communicable diseases arise from illnesses caused by fungi, viruses, protozoa, bacteria or parasites. These infections can be transmitted through body fluids, airborne inhalation and contaminated foods or objects.
1)Penetration, 2) Biosynthesis>(Early phase - Middle phase -Late phase ) 3)Gene regulation biochemistry, 4)Maturation andlysis, 5) Productive cycle.
No, but the microbes which cause the diseases can spread onpeople's hands, so good hygiene is an important element of diseasecontrol.
Usually diziness,nausea or just feeling really tierd
Viruses that cause the following diseases are extremely infectious. Chickenpox Flu (influenza) Herpes Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV/AIDS) Human papillomavirus (HPV) Infectious mononucleosis Mumps, measles and rubella Shingles Viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu) Viral hepatitis Viral meningitis...
staph infections are generally caused by the staphylococcusbacteria, types of germs commonly found on the skin or in the noseof even healthy individuals. The treatment for this diseaseinvolves antibiotics and drainage of infected area.
no it can not. will just cause more problems in ur body
It can be dormant before it appears. Most of the time it appearswithin 24 hours of exposure to the virus.
during the experiments done in mexico, a new virus has been found and it has made citizens as its victims. it is a slight mixture of human flu and pig flu.
I think it starts in late fall/early winter and ends in mid spring. I'm not 100 percent sure.
neti pots are a good way to relieve it without the use of medicine.
The size of Leprosy Bacteria is 1-8 microns long, 0.3 microns indiameter
A week or two after the blisters erupt, the oozing soreswill begin to crust over. The sores are usually gone after anothertwo weeks. The pain usually decreases over the next few weeks, butsome patients may have pain for months - sometimes, for years. .
The human microbiome assists in auto-immune diseases like diabetes,muscular distrophy MS and even some cancers. It may be possible touse certain microorganisms to supplement treatments for depressionor bipolar the microbes are generally non-pathogenic (they do notcause disease unless they grow...
Brucellosis is a word which has been used for the indication ofdisease or infection with bacteria of brucella genus which is knownas frequently causing spontaneous abortions in animals andremittent fever in humans.
Monitorfor flu-like illness: fever, cough, sore throat, andgastrointestinal symptoms such as diarrhea and vomiting, Anyonewith flu symptoms should stay home from school and work. Practicehand-washing and other health basics to avoid spreading germs. Mostcases of H1N1 have been about as mild as...
take them to a doctor and let them be treated immediately
There is probably some truth in this. The honey coats the throat for a while and may reduce irritation and coughing. Of course the lemon has some vitamin C, but not ehough to make you get well right off the bat. If you like the taste of this combination, it probably helps you relax, which also...
As influenza, a contagious illness caused by a virus, which affectsthe respiratory organs but is a systemic illness, progresses, onemay move from feeling weak, tired, feverish and possibly nauseousto feeling congested in the respiratory passages, from the sinusesdown as far as the bronchial tubes,...
Yes. In fact, staph infection between humans and animals, orvice-versa, is now the main concern of most practicingveterinarians.
Rubella virus vaccine is used to prevent rubella infection (Germanmeasles). It works by stimulating the body to produce antibodies torubella. Rubella is a highly contagious disease that is caused by avirus. In children, the disease is usually mild with fever and arash.
Generally bacterias will grow fastly under the temperature range of40 to 140 degree fahrenheit level.
In northern Europe, northern America, and Canada, impetigo is themost common bacterial skin infection in children
swelling of the lymph nodes in the armpit, which can be painful.
all over your body.
The first case of swine flu was identified on May 13, 2009, in theHyderabad International Airport near Hyderabad, India.
i don't freaken know i want answers not to them
The spherical virus particles have a diameter of 50 to 70 nm and are covered by a lipid membrane. There are prominent "spikes" of 6 n m. Inside the lipid envelope is a capsid of 40 nm in diameter.
It can, if untreated, be fatal. It is very dangerous.. small pox was very dangerous as it killed every one who got it. there was a small pox epidemic that killed thousands. a scientist realised that people that had had cow pox (in the same family of disease) were immune to small pox. He carried out...
Because; Let me specify; Serratiamarcescens is a motile,short rod-shaped, Gram-negative,facultative anaerobe bacterium, classified as an opportunisticpathogen. It was discovered in 1819 by Bartolomeo Bizio in Padua,Italy. Bizio named the genus Serratia in honor of and Italianphysicist named...
haha this is from 9th grade Killer Germs project. Im looking for it too:)
Approximately 14%. Approximately 80,000 diagnoses per year and11,285 deaths.
Abdominal cramps is the primary symptom of giardia infection.
Diseases passed to humans from animals are called zoonoses.
To reduce mucus production which can clog the chickens nasal passages and cause coughing. Add two teaspoons of cider vinegar to each gallon of water provided. Do not over do this treatment as they will not drink water too heavily acidulated. Use this treatment for three to four days and do not...
By taking antibiotics prescribed by a doctor and making sure u stay clean with ur hygene.
Shingles is a viral disease, Herpes zoster , caused by the same virus ( Varicella zoster ) that causes chickenpox.
No the flu is a virus. doxycycl hyc. is for infections of a bacteria nature. And is not a cure for the flu.
Early signs for herpes are one or more blisters in the infected area and flu like symptoms (fever and swollen glands).
This kind of question should be directed to your child's doctor. While advise here may be sincere, the advise could be sincerely wrong. No one knows your child as an individual, his/her medical background, etc. Do not take chances like this when it comes to your child's health and overall well-being...
There is no specific type or class of bat that has rabies; just beon careful alert and keep clean to avoid rabies.
you can go to any local chemists and pick up vitamin c tablets that will increase the amount of white blood cells in your immune system. white blood cells are the things that kill bacteria in your system I am not a doctor but as child being in and out of the hospital all my life, I can say you can...
artificially acquired active immunity
no, It can make you feel worse
My ear was itching in the night and I used a Q-tip to itch it. I did not put it in the Q-tip in very far but when I got up I looked down in the trash can and saw blood on the Q-tip so I used another one and I had more dried blood and some fresh is this normal and why is my ear bleeding?
Scientists were worried that it would mutate.
you can put a tea bag on it to help speed up the healing process, and avoid any citrus drinks, salty food Any type of milk chocolate or dark chocolate Nuts and Most Seeds, Shellfish,Grains such as wheat and oats,Fruits such as grapes, oranges, tangerines. And applying ice can slow down the...
It depends what kind of sickness and if you have had it before
Yaws is a chronic infection. It exists widely in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. It is caused by a bacterium that affects the skin, cartilage and bones. It is spread like a cold from one person with it to anyone it comes in contact with. The infection will cause skin lesions and more will develop...
A systemic infection is one that affects the whole body, probably travelling in lymph or blood. This is in contrast to a local infection which only affects the area where the infection entered.
Tumour is caused by various causes, cancer can cuses tumours.. Tumours are caused when cells begin to divide very rapidly. The cells may then clump together to form a tumour. If the tumour remains in one place, and still has most of its original structural features, it is called benign. A benign...
It is possible, though uncommon. Usually it only happens if the persons immune system becomes weakened somehow after the first occurrence of the illness. My son, now 4, has had German Measles twice. 13 July 2011 he was diagnosed by our GP 20 July 2012 he was diagnosed again Waiting for 2013.... LOL
C. botulinum requires a temperature range of 40-120F, and a moist, anaerobic environment in order to thrive. However, unless these parameters are significantly exceeded, C. botulinum will form spores and remain dormant, sometimes for years.
Yes, Swine flu (A-H1N1/09) can kill people. For more information go to the related links below.
common cold is primarily caused by rhinovirises which contain rna
Flu is also known as influenza.
a common cold calls for rest, soup, Vitamin c. If it gets bad, call your doctor.
Im just gonna make it short and simple... Its Filariasis.. . Similiar To Aedes Mosquito. Try Yellow Fever. PS:That Is Very Very Very Very Very Serious. Male mosquitoes cannot transmit disease, as they do not bloodfeed. Only females of any mosquito species will be disease vectors. The female...
When a virus enters your system it baiscly feeds off your other cells inside of you. Greenish mucus is the waste from all the dead cells the virus has killed.
Each type of virus will respond differently depending on theenvironmental conditions. In the following, the words "live" or"die" are used; although, these terms are slightly inaccurate sincea virus is not a living organism. Viruses do have the need for ahost, to keep them able to infect other hosts...
About one in 100 patients with Lassa Fever die. Among hospitalized patients, the fatality rate is 10-15%, and in pregnant women in the last trimester, 80%.
Herpes can take any where from 2-30 days (after being exposed to it) to show up, but if you have a really strong immune system you may not get break outs or very mild symptoms. If your partner didn't have any signs or symptoms of a break out at the time you had sex then you're less likely to get it....
It is lethal because it causes disease in the intestines and because it is not good to treat .
the two types are herpes type one and type,HSV1 and HSV2...the difference is in the site of preference
yes sometimes the injection site can become tender or feel like their is a ball or knot inside, this typically lasts 2-4 days. Make sure you rotate injection sites and do not inject into the same site for at least a week if you can help it. Also push the plunjer slowly to allow the fluid to be...
Because they never washed their balls
There are a number of different actions depending on what drugs are involved Go to the related link below(Advice for rheumatic patients concerning swine flu H1N1) for advice on this from the Australian Rheumatology Association, go to the related link below. If you are undergoing treatment with a...
Lassa fever is very common, with 500,000 cases per year in parts of Africa. In some countries, up to half of residents show antibodies indicating prior infection with Lassa.
Here are some facts about chickenpox: . It causes itchy, contagious, bumps, . Typically you can only get it once . it is NOT caused by chickens. . There is a vaccine available. . Once you have chickenpox, the virus stays in your body for life and may cause shingles in the future.
One type of mold that is considered to be one of the worst iscalled Chaetomium. It can cause fatal deep mycoses and brainabscesses if exposed.
Ebola virus is one of five known viruses within the genusEbolavirus. Four of the five known ebolaviruses, including EBOV,cause a severe and often fatal hemorrhagic fever in humans andother mammals, known as Ebola virus disease.
For a personal travel vaccine, anywhere between $67 and $191.
The following characteristics are generally present in a Gram-positive bacterium. . cytoplasmic lipid membrane . teichoic acids and lipoids are present, forming lipoteichoic acids which serve to act as chelating agents, and also for certain types of adherence. . thick peptidoglycan layer ....
The US Civil War? Over 750,000 fatalities.
It's a very faulty theory. Vaccines for certain viruses have traces of the virus it's meant to protect from. They believe the immune system will adjust & familiar itself with the virus. But on some occasions, you can actually get the virus you're trying to protect yourself from by being vaccinated....
Epidemic means the spread of disease at the city or country level, while Pandemic is the spread at the continental level.
if you type on a keyboard that someone has used, the molecules in your blood contract and you form a cold, later this is passed through electrolics Answer It is an airborne virus which means if an infected person sneezes or coughs the "germs" are in the air for a period of time before "dying"....
what is a treament for typhus fever
Anybody that has entered elementary school . Schools require ALL students to have the proper and up to date vaccinations.
No. A symptom is something that is caused by infection/exposure to something else. For example, a symptom of viral meningitis is a severe headache, due to increased intra-cranial pressure. The virus on the otherhand, is the pathogen (such as a bug) that causes you to become ill and have symptoms.
No. The vaccine is only a part of the virus that your body willrespond to.
They can not reproduce without a host as reproductive vector. They have no metabolism and do not preform cellular functions. Viruses are genetic material enclosed in a protein capsid.