Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases

An infectious disease is a disease that can be spread. There are many different causes and treatments for infectious diseases.

Some topics included in this section are:

  • aspergillus
  • bacteria
  • botulism
  • cat scratch disease
  • cellulitis
  • chicken pox
  • coxsackie virus
  • cytomegalovirus or CMV
  • Epstein-Barr
  • escherichia coli or e. coli
  • head lice
  • hepatitis
  • herpes simplex
  • herpes zoster
  • histoplasmosis
  • human papilloma virus or HPV
  • infection
  • meningitis
  • necrotizing fasciitis
  • pertussis
  • pinworms
  • pseudomonas
  • roseola
  • RSV or respiratory syncytial virus
  • Salmonella
  • sexually transmitted diseases or STDs
  • Shigella
  • sinusitis
  • skin infections
  • staphylococcus
  • strep throat
  • streptococcus
  • thrush
  • tonsillitis
  • virus
  • yeast infections
  • zoonosis

Visit these websites for more information:

Recognize and Prevent MRSA Infections - Center for Disease Control

 

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