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  • hepatitis
  • Viral infections like hepatitis A can occur due to ingestion of contaminated water, others include, jaundice, loss of appetite, vomiting and enlargement of liver. (co.rw)
  • According to the CDC report, the national reported rate of hepatitis C was 0.8 per 100,000 persons in 2015, with nearly 34,000 new infections. (foxnews.com)
  • Hepatitis may be caused by viral infections, alcohol-related liver damage, certain medications and certain autoimmune conditions or conditions in which the body's immune system attacks its own tissues or organs. (livestrong.com)
  • The presence of antibody to hepatitis A virus indicates prior infection or successful immunization, noninfectivity, and immunity to future attacks. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Acute infection with hepatitis B or C has a higher mortality rate than hepatitis A. Effective vaccines are available for active immunization against hepatitis A and hepatitis B. Interferon-alfa 2b and lamivudine are sometimes effective in hepatitis B. Combination therapy with interferon-alfa 2a, interferon-alfa 2b, and ribavirin brings about clinical remission in some cases of hepatitis C. Responsiveness depends in part on the genotype of the virus. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • opportunistic infections
  • By the time AIDS develops, your immune system has been severely damaged, making you susceptible to opportunistic infections - diseases that wouldn't trouble a person with a healthy immune system. (fortishealthcare.com)
  • The government also offers treatment for tuberculosis (TB) - one of the deadly opportunistic infections suffered by people living with HIV (PLHIV) and even this is free of cost. (blogspot.com)
  • Bowel
  • Bowel obstruction should be strongly considered during your doctor's evaluation if you have not had a recent bowel movement or if you have a history of abdominal or pelvic surgery. (drugs.com)
  • When a rupture causes peritonitis, fluid fills the abdominal cavity and the bowel, resulting in loss of fluid from the rest of the body. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • diseases
  • Patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) may require surgery to treat infections and diseases associated with the condition. (wellness.com)
  • pathogens
  • For infections with pathogens of MIC 2 mg/L, mild renal impairment up to augmented renal function was identified as a risk factor for target non-attainment (for MIC 8 mg/L, additionally, moderate renal impairment). (biomedcentral.com)
  • Every year, thousands of individuals in Canada become ill due to infection with enteric pathogens. (biomedcentral.com)
  • antibiotic
  • As the transpeptidase molecule production is restricted by this antibiotic medication, bacteria cannot create the cell walls by multiplication and therefore, growth and development of new bacterial hives is retarded. (medexpressrx.com)
  • Signs
  • Tzanck test - In this test, a blister is opened and scraped to obtain a sample that is checked in a laboratory for signs of herpes virus infection. (amazonaws.com)
  • Many animals and people carry this bacteria in their gastrointestinal tracts at a low level without showing any clinical signs yet shed the bacteria in their feces, serving as a source of infection for others. (lifelearn-cliented.com)
  • pancreatic
  • Abdominal ultrasound examination to evaluate for swelling of the pancreas, presence of pancreatic abscess or cyst or presence of peritonitis. (petplace.com)
  • hives
  • This way the actual reproduction of the germs is stopped mainly and then it eliminates the bacterial hives by killing all of them. (medexpressrx.com)
  • A severe generalized allergic reaction, characterized by low blood pressure, difficulty breathing and hives. (thebody.com)