Results for: Adenovirus

In Microbiology

Is adenovirus harmful?

Yes. The Adenovirus causes many congestive infections such as the common cold, runny noses, pink-eye, and coughs, sneezing, headaches, and the chills.
In Intestines

How many days is adenovirus contagious?

There are over 50 types of adenovirus' which mainly infectchildren. They are contagious but each has a different cycle so itis best to check with your doctor for the infectiou ( Full Answer )
In Vaccinations

Is there a vaccine for adenovirus?

Not exactly. Adenovirus is a family of 40 different virus' that each cause severe cold-like symptoms. At one time the military did in fact have a vaccine and routinely immuniz ( Full Answer )
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

How long does it take to cure adenovirus?

my son had it 1 1/2 weeks so far and still has it. He is 15 and in hospital for 2 days. he is alot better, so hope he is all better soon.
In Conditions and Diseases

How are adenovirus infections treated?

usually supportive and aimed at relieving symptoms of the illness. Bed rest may be recommended along with medications to reduce fever and/or pain
In Conditions and Diseases

How can adenovirus infections be prevented?

Practicing good personal hygiene and avoiding people with infectious illnesses can reduce the risk of developing adenovirus infection. Proper hand-washing can prevent the spre ( Full Answer )
In Conditions and Diseases

What are adenovirus infections?

Adenoviruses are DNA viruses (small infectious agents) that cause upper respiratory tract infections, conjunctivitis, and other infections in humans
In Uncategorized

What is an adenovirus?

An adenovirus is a virus of the family Adenoviridae, many of which are responsible for respiratory infections in humans.