Aa
A
A
Close
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
1 - 20 (of 3020) questions
NEWEST
ACTIVE
Avatar universal
How does one get to the RIGHT doctor for an undiagnosed systemic fungal infection? I have a working Immune System and no other illness an...
26 answers | 17 comments |
Avatar universal
did a swab test and got the following result: pus cells: 2-3/hpf, epith cells (+) other (nil) yielded mild growth of staphylococus aureus...
1 answer |
Avatar universal
3 weeks ago I was visiting the Canary Islands and did a stupid thing... I was feeding a stray (but very normal, neighbourhood) cat a bit...
Avatar universal
I've noted multiple First Aid pages that recommend raising an infected wound. Why do you raise limbs for an infected wound? What does...
1 answer | 4 comments |
Avatar universal
Hello, I'm in Asia 5 years ago a cat bit my leg, I received 5 shots post-exposure rabies vaccine. 4 months ago another cat bit me fi...
1 answer |
Avatar universal
I have had a rash under my arms for a week or two. I went to the dermatologist and she said it looked like staph. I have had a few before...
2 answers | 4 comments |
Avatar universal
I NEED A SOLUTION . I will list my symptoms. what action I have taken . and my stats Symptoms - crawling sensation - itching - ...
3 answers | 2 comments |
Avatar universal
So, i fell asleep on the sofa outside my house yesterday. However today i saw a stray cat sleeping there when no one was around. If the c...
1 answer |
20208478 tn?1492512808
How long time does it take a small amount of rabies virus under dry condition to lose infectivity at 10 degrees Celsius.
2 answers | 1 comment |
Avatar universal
Hello, I've had a spate of itchiness that's lasted around 4 months in genital area, tested for STDs all negative. Doctor unsure as no obv...
1 answer | 22 comments |
1296191 tn?1280703473
I have a bunch of questions about fevers: 1) What is the highest fever someone can have before suffering severe brain damage? 2) Is...
13 answers | 9 comments |
Avatar universal
Is it possible to have TB without having cough .. i have swollen lymph in my neck and a sore throat that lasts for a month now .. i have ...
Avatar universal
Hello: I tested positive for H. Pylori and my Dr. prescribed the triple therapy which consists of Lanzoprazole 30 mg, Amoxicill...
2 answers |
Avatar universal
i went to get a haircut a year ago, when i left i was infested with an unknown parasite, fungus or bacteria. i know its from the haird...
194 answers | 21 comments |
Avatar universal
hello everybody. this might seem crazy, but... i cant stop thinking about it. there is dead fox (roadkill) on the road some 15 minutes to...
1 answer | 2 comments |
20208478 tn?1492512808
After I rinse my mouth in the morning and eat the tomato eaten by mice, My gums often bleed,can I be infected with rabies?
1 answer | 1 comment |
Avatar universal
Hi, I was at work (restaurant) and someone cut their hand with a knife. They shook their hand and blood went everywhere, Including a d...
2 answers | 3 comments |
Avatar universal
I am 19 years old male. I don't know why but from few months i am searching my whole body for lymph nodes mainly in neck and armpit. And ...
1 answer |
Avatar universal
Since I have a weakened immune system I get staph and other things sometimes. I have had MRSA before and Cellulitis, too. I am constantly...
1 answer | 2 comments |
Avatar universal
Hello Everyone, I had an infection on my nose and I went to Urgent Care; they gave me antibiotics. Today I went to my Primary Care fo...
2 answers | 1 comment |
A
A
Infectious Diseases Community Resources
Top Infectious Diseases Answerers
1415174 tn?1453246703
Blank
CA