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  • symptoms
  • Other signs and symptoms may include sinus infections, poor growth, fatty stool, clubbing of the fingers and toes, and infertility in most males. (wikipedia.org)
  • Play media The main signs and symptoms of cystic fibrosis are salty-tasting skin, poor growth, and poor weight gain despite normal food intake, accumulation of thick, sticky mucus, frequent chest infections, and coughing or shortness of breath. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inflammation and infection cause injury and structural changes to the lungs, leading to a variety of symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cacao trees, first symptoms of infection usually present as a sparse white mycelium on the bark surface, which can be easily overlooked. (wikipedia.org)
  • lung
  • Nitrous oxide (N2O), also known as "laughing gas", easily crosses the alveoli of the lung and is dissolved into the passing blood, where it travels to the brain, leaving a dissociated and euphoric feeling in most cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Long-term issues include difficulty breathing and coughing up mucus as a result of frequent lung infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • Instances of mortality from S. canis in humans are very low with only a few reported cases, while actual instances of infection may be underreported due to mischaracterizations of the bacteria as S. dysgalactiae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Actual infections in humans are nowadays rare in developed countries, mainly because pasteurisation kills M. bovis bacteria in infected milk. (wikipedia.org)
  • sheep
  • Sheep custodians can assist by ensuring infected lambs receive sufficient milk and separating out the infected stock to slow down cross-transmission to healthy animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevent
  • A veterinary surgeon must be contacted immediately if strangles is suspected as early diagnosis and treatment are essential for the individual animal and to prevent the spread of infection. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Medical gloves are disposable gloves used during medical examinations and procedures to help prevent cross-contamination between caregivers and patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is advisable for those handling infected animals to wear disposable gloves to prevent cross-infection and self-infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • spread
  • The ID tag has been identified as a possible source of infection spread in this and previous studies. (journals.co.za)
  • It is, however, not known whether international travel is more important for spread of the epidemic as compared to endogenous infections within single countries. (eur.nl)
  • known
  • Whilst infection was known in the 19th century as a dangerous complication in severe burns, until the 1950s, its significance was regarded as secondary. (wikipedia.org)
  • the infection is also known as husk or parasitic bronchitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Signs
  • It is vital that veterinary advice is sought as soon as a horse shows signs of a possible infection. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • The infection takes three weeks to have an obvious effect, with the first signs (muscle stiffness, spasms and a reluctance to move) often becoming apparent some time after the wound has healed. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Signs of infection, which begin to develop a few days after exposure to the virus, include a husky cough and nasal discharge (which changes over a period of four to five days from thin to thick mucus), combined with general signs of ill health. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • risk
  • 20 ] reported that lower consumption of raw vegetables was significantly associated with higher risk of H. pylori infection in a group of Iranian students. (springer.com)
  • Horses are particularly at risk, being prone to small puncture wounds (eg from thorns or nails), through which infection can enter the body and then thrive. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • The risk of infection varies from area to area and from horse to horse, with younger horses (and those with impaired health) at greater risk. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • Strict hygiene measures should be adopted, to minimise the risk of infection spreading to other horses. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • The International Standards Organization recommended abandoning the use of the name "jet injector" which is associated with carrying a risk of cross-contamination and rather refer to newer devices as "needle-free injectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • In medical settings, single-use needles and syringes effectively reduce the risk of cross-contamination. (wikipedia.org)
  • These are not used much in human medicine because of the risk of cross-infection via the needle. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is evidence that it is effective in reducing both infant mortality and the risk of hospital-acquired infection, and increasing rates of breastfeeding and weight gain. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • This cross-sectional clinical study analyzed patients rehabilitated with endosseous dental implants between September 2011 and July 2015, at the University Dental Clinic, School of Dentistry, International University of Catalonia (UIC). (readbyqxmd.com)
  • To examine the association between dietary habits and Helicobacter pylori ( H. pylori ) infection among patients at a tertiary healthcare center in Lebanon. (springer.com)
  • disease
  • The scale differentiated between subgroups of persons with the hepatitis B infection in terms of age, gender, employment, education, disease duration, and stage of disease. (ovid.com)
  • Management of P. salmonicolor and Pink Disease can be very difficult given its wide host range, making cross-infection a concern. (wikipedia.org)
  • Skin
  • The first sign of a foot-rot infection is when the skin between the claws of the hoof begins to swell (cellulitis). (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • Another severe case was reported pharyngitis, genital lesions and infection of the hooves which led to lameness and, in some cases, sloughing of the hoof. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Because infections through travelling between countries is not frequently observed it is important to have good surveillance of the national HIV-1 epidemics. (eur.nl)
  • include
  • Infected locations can include the finger, hand, arm, face and even the penis (caused by infection either from the hand during urination or from bestiality). (wikipedia.org)
  • standards
  • At Monkstown Dental Surgery, we are committed to the highest quality and standards in cross infection. (dentalclinic.ie)
  • Our surgery incorporates the latest technology and design to give optimum patient comfort, also maintaining the highest standards of hygiene and cross infection protocol. (dentalclinic.ie)
  • The healthier the horse and the higher the standards of horse care, the greater the chance of fighting and minimising the effects of an infection. (bluecross.org.uk)
  • area
  • There were no statistically significant differences between variables such as ward or area of work, nature of patient contact, time since qualification, level of qualification or length of employment at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa. (journals.co.za)
  • health
  • Multivariable logistic regression was conducted to identify the association between socio-demographic, lifestyle, dietary and other health-related variables with H pylori infection. (springer.com)
  • Staywell┬«┬┤┬┤, an independent company, offers health and wellness engagement tools and information on behalf of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. (ahealthyme.com)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is a leading provider of quality health insurance for residents of Massachusetts. (ahealthyme.com)