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*  Cutaneous group B streptococcal infection
... may result in orbital cellulitis or facial erysipelas in neonates. Skin lesion James ...
*  Microbotryum violaceum infection of Silene latifolia
In females, the infection can subdue the development of the reproductive organs, styles and ovaries, resulting in complete ... Male S. latifolia tend to have a lower rate of infection compared to female S. latifolia because males have the ability to drop ... Chlamydia trachomatis is the M. violaceum of humans, except it is a bacterial sexually transmitted infection rather than fungal ... Therefore, this disease is sometimes classified as a sexually transmitted infection. They are fungal diseases that can infect ...
*  CDC classification system for HIV infection
Children who have no signs or symptoms considered to be the result of HIV infection or who have only one of the conditions ... When an infant is born to an HIV-infected mother, diagnosis of an HIV infection is complicated by the presence of maternal anti ... Standard anti-HIV IgG antibody tests cannot be used to reliably indicate a child's infection status before 18 months of age, so ... The CDC Classification System for HIV Infection is the medical classification system used by the United States Centers for ...
*  Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology
Homepage of the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology Homepage of the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for ... The Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology (German: Max-Planck-Institut für Infektionsbiologie) is a research institute of ... where Robert Koch and Emil Behring had made their important discoveries paving the field of infection research, in close ...
*  Journal of Infection in Developing Countries
The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries is a monthly peer-reviewed open-access medical journal that covers the ...
*  Tolerance to infections
... is defined as the ability of a host to limit the impact of parasites, pathogens or herbivores on host ... Tolerance to infections, or disease tolerance, is one of the mechanisms host organisms can fight against parasites, pathogens ... Tolerance to infections can be illustrated as the reaction of host performance along with increasing pathogen, parasite or ... Tolerance to infections concept illustrated as the host performance response to an increasing pathogen load In farm animal ...
*  Infections associated with diseases
The history of infection and disease were observed in the 1800s and related to the one of the tick-borne diseases, Rocky ... COMMON INFECTIONS AND UNCOMMON DISEASE: ELUSIVE ASSOCIATIONS OF ENTEROVIRUSES AND TYPE I DIABETES MELLITUS". In Knobler, Stacey ... Infections associated with diseases are those that are associated with possible infectious etiologies, that meet the ... 2000). "Infections, inflammation, and the risk of coronary heart disease". Circulation. 101 (3): 252-7. doi:10.1161/01.CIR. ...
*  Skin infections and wrestling
"Skin Infections." Wrestling Rules and Interpretations (2008): WA-15-A-18. "Bacterial Infections" About Infections. 18 Dec. 2008 ... Skin infections and wrestling is the role of skin infections in wrestling. This is an important topic in wrestling since breaks ... Bacterial infections, of all skin infections, are typically the easiest to treat, using a prescribed anti-bacterial lotion or ... Tinea infections, more commonly known as Ringworm, are the most common skin infections transmitted through wrestling. It is ...
*  Sexually Transmitted Infections (journal)
Sexually Transmitted Infections is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering the clinical, epidemiological, and laboratory ...
*  Zombies: A Record of the Year of Infection
Robert Twombly, a survivor of a wave of untraceable infections that sweep the world turning the dead into zombies. The book is ... Zombies: A Record of the Year of Infection is a 2009 apocalyptic horror illustrated novel written by Don Roff and illustrated ... "Zombies: A Record of the Year of Infection (Book)". Dread Central. Retrieved 2010-07-25. Review of Zombies by chroniclebooks. ... Meeting other survivors, and after witnessing an infection and reanimation first-hand, Twombly makes his way northward. His ...
*  Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
Prevention of nosocomial infections by identifying sources of infections and stopping their transmission. Creation of ... APIC strives to limit the cause and spread of hospital-acquired (HAIs) infections by: Collection, and analysis of healthcare ... Moreover, APIC offers a selection of areas of infection control concentration called sections. APIC also offers awards every ... The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) is a private nonprofit professional organization ...
*  Laboratory diagnosis of viral infections
Therefore, the presence of IgM in the blood of the host is used to test for acute infection, whereas IgG indicates an infection ... The type of sample sent to the laboratory often depends on the type of viral infection being diagnosed and the test required. ... In the diagnostic laboratory virus infections can be confirmed by a multitude of methods. Diagnostic virology has changed ... when specific mutations in the patient are tested for in order to determine antiviral therapy and susceptibility to infection. ...
*  Vitamin D and respiratory tract infections
Seasonal factors in the incidence of the acute respiratory infections. Am J Hyg 1926;6:621-6, p. 626 Termorshuizen F, Wijga A, ... An inverse association between exposure to the sun and upper respiratory tract infections was first proposed in 1926 by Smiley ... However, the seasonality of infections such as influenza may also be explicable by other factors. For example, low absolute ... Another study found no effect of vitamin D supplementation on the incidence or severity of upper respiratory tract infections. ...
*  WHO disease staging system for HIV infection and disease
... was first produced in 1990 by the World Health Organisation and ... Most of these conditions are opportunistic infections that can be easily treated in healthy people. The staging system is ... WHO (1990). "Interim proposal for a WHO Staging System for HIV infection and Disease" (PDF). Wkly Epidemiol Rec. 65 (29): 221- ... Stage III: includes unexplained chronic diarrhea for longer than a month, severe bacterial infections and pulmonary ...
*  European Working Group for Legionella Infections
The European Working Group for Legionella Infections (EWGLI) was formed in 1986. Its members are scientists with an interest in ... EWGLI is based at the Health Protection Agency - Centre for Infections, Department of Respiratory Diseases (Legionella Section ...
*  Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections
The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) is an annual scientific meeting devoted to the understanding ... prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS and the opportunistic infections associated with AIDS. Thousands of leading researchers ...
*  Susceptibility and severity of infections in pregnancy
Some infections are vertically transmissible, meaning that they can affect the child as well. Vertically transmitted infection ... Primary herpes simplex infection, when occurring in pregnant women, has an increased risk of dissemination and hepatitis, an ... In women where the pregnancy is not the first, malaria infection is more often asymptomatic, even at high parasite loads, ... Listeriosis is a vertically transmitted infection that may cause miscarriage, stillbirth, preterm birth, or serious neonatal ...
*  List of sexually transmitted infections by prevalence
This is a list of sexually transmitted infections (STI) by global prevalence. Forman, D. "Global burden of human papillomavirus ... "Global Estimates of the Prevalence and Incidence of Four Curable Sexually Transmitted Infections in 2012 Based on Systematic ...
*  Treatment of infections after exposure to ionizing radiation
... fungal and parasitic infections. If these types of infection are suspected, cultures should be performed and appropriate ... In addition to infections due to neutropenia, a patient with the Acute Radiation Syndrome will also be at risk for viral, ... Fungal infections can also emerge in those that fail antimicrobial therapy and stay febrile for over 7-10 days. Exogenous ... Therapy may need to be continued for at least 21-28 days or until the risk of infection has declined because of recovery of the ...
*  WHO Disease Staging System for HIV Infection and Disease in Children
The current staging system for HIV infection in children was developed in 2005 and builds upon the staging system in place ... This staging system also requires the presence of HIV infection: HIV antibody for children aged 18 months or more; virological ... Seborrhoeic dermatitis Extensive human papilloma virus infection Extensive molluscum contagiosum Fungal nail infections ...
*  List of infections of the central nervous system
There are five main causes of infections of the central nervous system (CNS): bacterial, viral, fungal, protozoal, and prionic ... Cryptococcal meningitis Brain abscess Spinal epidural infection Toxoplasmosis Malaria Primary amoebic meningoencephalitis ... encephalitis La Crosse encephalitis Measles encephalitis Nipah virus encephalitis Poliomyelitis Slow virus infections, which ...
*  WHO Disease Staging System for HIV Infection and Disease in Adults and Adolescents
Morgan D, Mahe C, Mayanja B, Okongo JM, Lubega R, Whitworth JA (2002). "HIV-1 infection in rural Africa: is there a difference ... Following infection with HIV, the rate of clinical disease progression varies enormously between individuals. Many factors such ... Tang J, Kaslow RA (2003). "The impact of host genetics on HIV infection and disease progression in the era of highly active ... WHO Disease Staging System for HIV Infection and Disease in Adults and Adolescents was first produced in 1990 by the World ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Child Health: Conditions and Diseases: Ear Infection
Middle Ear Infection Easy to understand information for patients on middle ear infection (otitis media). Written by a UK ... Antibiotics and Ear Infections Should parents seek antibiotics to treat ear infections among their kids? NPR's Joe Palca ... New Vaccine Could Mean Fewer Childhood Ear Infections While the vaccine does not protect against all ear infections, studies ... Accessible information for patients on otitis externa, a painful infection of the outer ear canal. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Infections
This category is for all kinds of infections of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. Meningitis, encephalitis and ... This category is for all kinds of infections of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. Meningitis, encephalitis and ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Women's Health: Conditions and Diseases: Vagina: Infections
eMedicine Health - Vaginal Infections Consumer health resource center providing an overview of vaginal infections and their ... and treatments of vaginitis and related conditions such as Candida albicans infection, bacterial vaginosis, and trichomoniasis ...