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*  Infection
A short-term infection is an acute infection. A long-term infection is a chronic infection. Infections can be further ... Urinary tract infection Skin infection Respiratory tract infection Odontogenic infection (an infection that originates within a ... Primary infection versus secondary infection A primary infection is infection that is, or can practically be viewed as, the ... An infection that is inactive or dormant is called a latent infection. An example of a latent bacterial infection is latent ...
*  Staphylococcal infection
Other infections include: Closed-space infections of the fingertips, known as paronychia. The main coagulase-positive ... "Staphylococcus aureus Infections - Infections". Merck Manuals Consumer Version. Retrieved 2015-12-03. Cheng-Ching, Esteban; ... MRSA has also been recognized with increasing frequency in community-acquired infections. The symptoms of a Staph Infection ... Any S. aureus infection can cause the staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome, a cutaneous reaction to exotoxin absorbed into the ...
*  Infection (journal)
Infection is a bimonthly peer-reviewed medical journal published by Springer Science+Business Media. It covers research on ... Infection is the official publication of the following societies: German Society for Infectious Diseases Paul Ehrlich Society ... "Infection (Societies)". Springer Science+Business Media. Retrieved 2011-07-17. "2014 Journal Citation Reports", Web of Science ...
*  Pinworm infection
Pinworm infections commonly occur in all parts of the world. It is the most common worm infection in the developed world. ... Pinworm infection occurs worldwide, and is the most common helminth (i.e., parasitic worm) infection in the United States and ... Pinworm infection is not classified as a neglected tropical disease unlike many other parasitic worm infections. Garlic has ... Asymptomatic infections, often in small children, can serve as reservoirs of infection, and therefore the entire household ...
*  Neonatal infection
... sepsis-like infection. CMV infection duration can be long and result in pneumonitis in association with fibrosis. CMV infection ... Neonatal infection can also occur in term and post-term infants. Infections that develop one month after the birth of the ... Neonatal infections are infections of the neonate (newborn) during the neonatal period or first four weeks after birth. ... Infections with Staphylococcus aureus are also diagnosed, but not as frequently as group B streptococcus infections. Listeria ...
*  Odontogenic infection
An odontogenic infection is an infection that originates within a tooth or in the closely surrounding tissues. The term is ... Once an odontogenic infection involves the maxillary sinus, it is possible that it may then spread to the orbit or to the ... Infections associated with teeth may be responsible for approximately 20% of cases of maxillary sinusitis. The cause of this ... The next most common form of odontogenic infection is the periodontal abscess. Sinusitis is inflammation of the paranasal air ...
*  Infection control
Infections can be prevented from occurring in homes as well. In order to reduce their chances to contract an infection, ... Infection control addresses factors related to the spread of infections within the healthcare setting (whether patient-to- ... Infection control is the discipline concerned with preventing nosocomial or healthcare-associated infection, a practical ( ... Regional Infection Control Networks The Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. Association for ...
*  Endogenous infection
143-4. ISBN 978-3-642-83752-4. H.K.F. van Saene; G. Sganga; L. Silvestri (6 December 2012). Infection in the Critically Ill: an ... In medicine, an endogenous infection is a disease arising from an infectious agent already present in the body but previously ... Ledingham (6 December 2012). Infection Control in Intensive Care Units by Selective Decontamination: The Use of Oral Non- ... ISBN 978-88-470-2242-3. Laura Ester Ziady; Nico Small (December 2005). Prevent and Control Infection: Application Made Easy. ...
*  Chromobacteriosis infection
Aeromonas infection Skin lesion James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical ... Chromobacteriosis infections are a cutaneous condition caused by chromobacteria characterized by fluctuating abscesses. ...
*  Aeromonas infection
An infection usually only causes mild infections of the skin but can also cause a more a serious infection called ... Aeromonas infections may cause skin infections manifesting as cellulitis, pustules, and furuncles. ... gastroenteritis? Aeromonas Chromobacteriosis infection Skin lesion James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). ...
*  Pseudomonas infection
Infection can affect many different parts of the body, but infections typically target the respiratory tract (e.g. patients ... Pseudomonas infection refers to a disease caused by one of the species of the genus Pseudomonas. "Pseudomonas sp. KUMS3" could ... Treatment of such infections can be difficult due to multiple antibiotic resistance, and in the United States, there was an ... Similar symptoms although also very rare can be seen by infections of P. luteola. P. plecoglossicida is a fish pathogenic ...
*  Adenovirus infection
... the clinical spectrum of disease associated with infection varies depending on the site of infection; for example, infection ... and infection is usually acquired during childhood. Other types cause sporadic infection and occasional outbreaks; for example ... Most infections are mild and require no therapy or only symptomatic treatment. Because there is no virus-specific therapy, ... Adenovirus infections most commonly cause illness of the respiratory system; however, depending on the infecting serotype, they ...
*  Tapeworm infection
"Tapeworm infections", Parasitic infections, Merck . Muehlenbachs, A; et al. (2015), "Malignant transformation of Hymenolepis ... Tapeworm infection can also be caused by eating raw or undercooked meat from an animal that has the larvae of the tapeworm, ... This type of infection is not common with beef or fish tapeworms, but can occur with the pork tapeworm - called cysticercosis ... Tapeworm infection is the infestation of the digestive tract by a species of parasitic flatworm (known as a cestode), called ...
*  Serratia infection
... refers to a disease caused by a species in the genus Serratia. The species involved is usually Serratia ... It can cause nosocomial infections. Hejazi A, Falkiner FR (November 1997). "Serratia marcescens". J. Med. Microbiol. 46 (11): ...
*  Infection rate
... would give an infection rate of 0.6%. . Calculating the infection rate is used to analyze trends for the purpose of infection ... An infection rate (or incident rate) is the probability or risk of an infection in a population. It is used to measure the ... The number of infections equals the cases identified in the study or observed. An example might by HIV infection during a ... The healthcare-associated infection (HAI) rates measure infection of patients in a particular hospital. This allows rates to ...
*  Subclinical infection
Such infections occur both in humans and nonhuman animals. An example of an asymptomatic infection is a mild common cold that ... Subclinical infections are important since they allow infections to spread from a reserve of carriers. They also can cause ... A subclinical infection (sometimes called a preinfection) is an infection that, being subclinical, is nearly or completely ... An individual may only develop signs of an infection after a period of subclinical infection, a duration that is called the ...
*  Mouth infection
Mouth infections, also known as oral infections, are a group of infections that occur around the oral cavity. They include ... dental infection, dental abscess, and Ludwig's angina. Rajendran, Arya; Sivapathasundharam, B. (2014). Shafer's Textbook of ...
*  Protozoan infection
Recent papers have also proposed the use of viruses to treat infections caused by protozoa. Protozoan Infections at the US ... Protozoan infections in animals may be caused by organisms in the sub-class Coccidia (disease: Coccidiosis) and species in the ... Protozoan infections are parasitic diseases caused by organisms formerly classified in the Kingdom Protozoa. They include ... Hyman, P.; Atterbury, R.; Barrow, P. (2013). "Fleas and smaller fleas: Virotherapy for parasite infections". Trends in ...
*  Acanthamoeba infection
... is a cutaneous condition resulting from Acanthamoeba that may result in various skin lesions. ... Acanthamoeba keratitis Balamuthia infection Skin lesion James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases ...
*  Hookworm infection
Infection of the host is by the larvae, not the eggs. While A. duodenale can be ingested, the usual method of infection is ... Heavy infections can occur in both children and adults but are less common in adults. It is rarely fatal. Hookworm infection is ... Hookworm infection is an infection by a type of intestinal parasite in the roundworm group. Initially there may be itching and ... Hookworm infection is generally considered to be asymptomatic, but as Norman Stoll described in 1962, hookworm infection is an ...
*  Anaerobic infection
The isolates found in soft-tissue infections can vary depending on the type of infection. The infection's location and the ... 2010 ,15;50:133-6. Anaerobic Infections Bacteroides infections in E Medicine Peptostreptococcus infections in E Medicine Brook ... infections, all deep neck space infections, parotitis, sialadenitis, thyroiditis, odontogenic infections, and postsurgical and ... Deep neck infections that develop as a consequence of oral, dental and pharyngeal infections are generally polymicrobial in ...
*  Skin infection
Fungal skin infections may present as either a superficial or deep infection of the skin, hair, and/or nails. As of 2010, they ... Infection of the skin is distinguished from dermatitis, which is inflammation of the skin, but a skin infection can result in ... Bacterial skin infections include: Folliculitis is an infection of the hair follicle that can resemble pimples. Impetigo is a ... Skin inflammation due to skin infection is called infective dermatitis. Bacterial skin infections affected about 155 million ...
*  Breakthrough infection
Often, the infection in the vaccinated individual results in milder symptoms and is of a shorter duration than if the infection ... A breakthrough infection is a case of illness in which a vaccinated individual becomes sick from the same illness that the ... Additionally, infection in unvaccinated individuals tends to last for a longer period of time than in individuals who have been ... Breakthrough infections of Hepatitis B and mumps are partially attributed to antigenic drift. Vaccines may fail to provide ...
*  Pneumococcal infection
... is an infection caused by the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae. S. pneumoniae is a common member of ... or sickle-cell disease predisposes one to a more severe course of infection (overwhelming post-splenectomy infection) and ... Pneumonia occurs if the organisms are inhaled into the lungs and not cleared (again, viral infection, or smoking-induced ... The World Health Organization estimate that in 2005 pneumococcal infections were responsible for the death of 1.6 million ...
*  Spillover infection
Infection may be via direct interactions between managed and wild bees or via shared flower use and contamination. One study ... Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic. W.W. Norton, 2012. Graystock, P; Yates, K; Evison, SEF; Darvill, B; ... The infection is transmitted from the reservoir population and may or may not be transmitted within the host population. ... Spillover infection, also known as pathogen spillover and spillover event, occurs when a reservoir population with a high ...