Infectious Diseases Community

This patient support community is for discussions relating to Infectious Diseases, such as: MRSA, Staph, Herpes Zoster/Shingles, Chicken Pox, CMV, Foodborne/Waterborne Illnesses, Meningitis, C Diff, Rabies and other Infectious Disease
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3 days Ago , My parents ate a cooked chicken that was bitten by Wild animal ( maybe a fox ) can they get rabies ? if they are suspicious ...
Hi, I have one question abaut Real Time PCR for detection of HHV8. Is this test able to detect the presence of HHV8 in lysogenic, ...
Hello guys good morning thank you for being in this wonderful forum. I hope no one will judge me on this im extremely terrified.i promise...
Yesterday, when I took my tool, I found that a stray dog was touching it. Just a few minutes later, when I was working, my hand was cut ...
Hi all, I just need advice and help on what to do next - I'm at my wit's end with things. So, I had a brief vaginal exposure back i...
Its been a hectic past two months for me. Started off with a respiratory infection and an extremely sore throat. Then I has a folliculiti...
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