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  • The Infection of Rabies

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    Rabies: The Infection Rabies is an infectious disease that is hard to survive through. Although rabies is mostly found in animals, humans can also carry the virus and spread it amongst others. This virus is well known as the slow virus because it will slowly kill you. There are many symptoms of rabies, in both animals and humans, that reveal themselves only after they have been bitten. This part of the essay will give you the who, what, when, where, why, and how of the rabies infection. The infectious

  • Essay On Infections

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    Bacterial Infections of Humans Caused by Bites of Animals (NOT insects) Introduction Animal bites on humans may cause open wounds or even crushing injuries. Like us, all animals carry certain bacteria or viruses that can cause illness if passed on to humans via the open wounds. The pathogen entry pathway for these zoonotic infections include bites or scratches, and direct contact saliva or waste. These diseases bring about a considerable amount of inconvenience to humans and therefore, the greatest

  • Ear Infections

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    Ear Infections A hypothesis which states how a minor surgery does not decrease ear infections in children is not adequately proven by some scientists in the article " Ear-infecton surgery has limited gain ". The claim that the use of antibiotics, helps morewhen it comes to decreasing ear infections is not well supported. Scientists investigated 280 children who recieved medication and underwent surgery for ear infections. However, this resulted in infection rates being subscribed

  • Infection Research Paper

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    Introduction Infection is the invasion of foreign disease-causing organisms into the host bodies and the reaction of the host tissues towards the multiplication and toxins released by the organisms. Infectious diseases can spread, directly or indirectly, from one person to another. In other words, it also said as communicable or transmissible disease. Agent that often leads to such infectious diseases is viruses, and prions, microorganisms such as bacteria. Host can against this invasion of organism

  • Chlamydial Infection

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    Chlamydia Chlamydial infection is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States today. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that more than 4 million new cases occur each year. The highest rates of chlamydial infection are in 15 to 19-year old adolescents regardless of demographics or location. Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), a serious complication of chlamydial infection, has emerged as a major cause of infertility among women of childbearing

  • Viral Infections

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    VIRAL INFECTIONS: THE TRUE WHYS AND WHAT NOWS It all started with a little tickling in my throat. I forged ahead, knowing all too well what that feeling meant, I was getting sick. I convinced myself to just not think about it and it would just go away. This whole time there was an army of alien species amassing in my bloodstream and older cells. They are horrifyingly ugly, like something straight out of H. R. Geiger’s imagination. They writhe and twitch while they are on the hunt for one of your

  • Nosocomial Infections

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    Every now and then hospitals tend to get very full. With them getting full, it the starts to trigger something – patients will be getting sicker, causing them to get infections they can’t get rid of without health care help. Infections like these are called nosocomial infections or health care facility acquired infection, you acquire these while you are in the hospital or health care facility. While visitors are entering and exiting the facility they tend to make the patient’s illnesses worse. Visitors

  • Manifestation Of Mumps Infection

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    INTRODUCTION Mumps is an infectious ailment caused by an infection that goes starting with one individual then onto the next through spit, nasal discharges, and close individual contact. The condition essentially influences the salivary organs, additionally called the parotid organs. These organs are in charge of delivering spit. There are three arrangements of salivary organs on each side of your face, situated behind and underneath your ears. The trademark manifestation of mumps is swelling of

  • Chain Of Infection Essay

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    conditions. And for a disease to be infectious, there is what is called ‘’chain of infection’’ that takes place before. And this can be seen in the below diagram: Chain of Infection Diagram 1. This chain of infection develops when each link connects to the other. That means it must link up together in order to be infectious diseases. However, the breaking away of any of the link will mean that, transmission of infection is stopped. On the other hand, breaking of any chain can stop the transmission

  • Causes Of Hookworm Infection

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    Hookworm Infection Hookworm infection is an infection caused by parasitic roundworms that can live in the intestines or lungs. Hookworm infection is uncommon in the United States but is very common in developing parts of the world, especially in areas with poor sanitation. Young hookworms (larvae) can enter the skin and travel to the lungs through the bloodstream. The hookworms can move up the windpipe (trachea) and down into the digestive tract. Adult hookworms can live for a year or more inside