News Results - infections

  • Staph infections - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/staph-infections/basics/.../CON-20031418 Staph infections — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatment, prevention of these potentially lethal infections.
  • Bacterial vs. Viral Infections: Causes and Treatments

    www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/bacterial-and-viral-infections What’s the difference between a bacterial and viral infection? WebMD explains, and provides information on the causes and treatments for both.
  • Healthcare-associated infections | HAI | CDC

    www.cdc.gov/hai Contact Us: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1600 Clifton Rd Atlanta, GA 30333; 800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348; Contact CDC–INFO
    • Infection definition - MedicineNet - Health and Medical ...

      www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp Infection: The invasion and multiplication of microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, and parasites that are not normally present within the body.
    • Fungal Infections | Fungal | CDC

      www.cdc.gov/fungal/infections Fungal infections that are not life-threatening, such as skin, nail, or vaginal yeast infections, are common. Some infections can be more serious.
    • Infection | definition of infection by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/infection infection [in-fek´shun] invasion and multiplication of microorganisms in body tissues, as in an infectious disease. The infectious process is similar to a circular ...
    • ABC of wound healing: Infections

      www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1432149 Treatment. Wound infections in association with systemic illness, deep invasion, or cellulitis require empirical systemic antibiotic treatment while culture results ...