Infectious Diseases

Mononucleosis in adults , the treatment of infectious mononucleosis in adults

At the beginning of the XIX century was called infectious mononucleosis glandular fever, but in 1920 it was discovered that it was under the glandular fever in the usual analysis of blood monocytes mutate because renamed disease. In 1963, two scientists, and Barry Epstein, describe the...
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Scarlet fever in adults : symptoms, signs , treatment of scarlet fever in adults

Scarlet fever - it is a common bacterial disease that affects mainly the oropharynx. In recent years there has been a sharp decline in the overall level of morbidity and decrease the severity of symptoms of the disease: in four cases out of five clinical scarlet fever develops and runs...
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Infectious mononucleosis : symptoms, treatment , consequences

Infectious mononucleosis (benign limfoblastoz, Filatov's disease, lymphatic angina) - an acute viral infection, the disease is characterized by lesions of the spleen, liver, lymph nodes, the oropharynx and the specific changes in blood composition.To a large extent this ailment suscepti...
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Vaccination against polio : side effects , complications , contraindications

Poliomyelitis - is an acute infection of enterovirus nature, due to the defeat of the spinal cord gray matter, has a devastating effect on the human nervous system and is able to cause irreversible paralysis or paresis affected motor neurons innervated muscles. In the middle of the XX ...
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Vaccination against tetanus and diphtheria : side effects , contraindications

Tetanus and diphtheria - a deadly, serious infectious diseases. Activators of these diseases (the bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae and tetanus bacillus Clostridium tetani) can produce toxins that cause general poisoning of the body and affect the internal organs and systems. Desp...
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Borreliosis tick : symptoms , treatment, prevention

Lyme borreliosis (Lyme borreliosis, Lyme disease, Lyme disease) - a common infectious disease, characterized by a multiplicity of clinical manifestations, which has a tendency to chronic, recurrent course and causing damage to the nervous system, skin, heartand the musculoskeletal syste...
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Blood Test for Lyme disease , borreliosis diagnostics

Lyme borreliosis - is a common infectious disease transmitted to humans by the bite of a tick of the genus Ixodes.Initial signs of the disease may include general weakness, severe, throbbing headaches, the appearance of erythema and fever. In most cases, the diagnosis of tick-borne bor...
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Nail fungus on his feet : photo , symptoms, treatment

Nail Fungus - very unpleasant, but not fatal infectious disease transmitted mainly from person to person. Reproduction fungus occurs, usually in a slightly alkaline environment (pH = 6-6,5).Medium acidity (pH) of a healthy human body is not more than 5.5, which ensures the protecti...
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Flu : Symptoms , treatment and prevention of influenza

flu - a common infectious disease of viral nature.Outbreaks of influenza occur, usually during the winter, sometimes the disease gets such an extension that closes the majority of children's educational and preschool institutions. causative agents of influenza are many respiratory ...
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Fungus on hand : Photo , symptoms, treatment

fungus on your hands is an infectious disease of nails.In another way the disease is referred to as onychomycosis, and it is called the action of fungi - dermatophytes.Penetrating into the nail plate structure, fungi act on it, gradually leading to total destruction. clinical picture o...
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