Answers in 'Pediatric infectious disease'
19 weeks pregnant and have been told to avoid cantaloupe (listeria) however is watermelon okay to eat if it is washed with soap and water and throughly dried?
11mth old has high fever past 2days, red throat, occasional diarrhea, runny nose & now just vomited all over the place.Eating fine tho.In a good mood.
2015 I got my anti rabies vaccine shots, but i got bitten again by a dog. do i need to get shots again?
Any connection between enlarged spleen and autoimmune disorders? Recovered from meningitis, recent ultrasound shows spleen on high end of normal size
Are feline scabies and canine scabie traferable to humans? If so, after how many days symtoms are seen in humans? Is this self limiting if not treated
Are there cases where strep throat cause immune system to attack heart but it is very mild to be considered rheumatic fever?
Are high fevers (103.5) part of hand foot mouth disease in adults? No congestion; chills and throat. I can't get to a doc, but kid was just dx'd.
After 66 hours of Amoxicillin for strep throat is it safe to kiss my girlfriend? My throat is still a little sore but I feel a ton better as a whole.
Before strep throat reaches level of rheumatic fever, do immune system already mildly attack body tissues?
Before strep throat reaches level of rheumatic fever, do a small number of antibodies already start to attach to body tissues?
Battling adult HFMD. On 6::5::17 I started seeing the sores. 6::12::17, sores are gone::Going away. How long should I be contagious for? Healthy & active.
Can I concieve from the 25th day (after 24 days)of my husband's chickenpox? I had chickenpox at the age of 6. Will it affect my baby if ?
Can using clarithromycin to treat different infections occurring simultaneously cause healing problems?
Can you contract HSV 2, if your hand comes in contact with an infected penis. After using hand sanitizer & lightly washing hands, then touching vagina?
Could my hand foot mouth disease be the cause of my aggravated peripheral neuropathy symptoms?
Can a woman get ring worm in the Virgina?
Can rheumatic fever start to occur after strep throat has recovered?
Can you tell me how antibiotics used in animals and agriculture lead spreads of resistant strains to human populations?
Child scratched me after swam in dirty pool, broke skin, little blood. Hand sanitizer, washed 5 min w:: soap. How long to know it's not infected? Days?
Can you get rabies if a vaccinated dog scratch a rodent trying to come through the wall and hours later scratched you and drew blood. This was 1mo ago?
Can you get rabies if a vaccinated dog scratches a rabid animal and then hours later scratches you and draws blood? I've been having symptoms
Can I go swimming with threadworms? and if not when can I?
Could you please describe the mode of action of tamiflu (oseltamivir)?
Can mono be contagious if someone who has it kisses you on the neck? I quickly used hand sanitizer on the area and took a hot shower.
Does taking clarithromycin irregularly result in infection causing more harm to body tissues compared to not taking clarithromycin at all?
Dog still alive after 10 day rabies quarantine. Does this mean he could have not given me rabies if it bit me 11 days ago?
Did lysol effective in scabies treatment? what is side effects
Dose scabies rune and decay ur teeth?
During rheumatic fever, when heart is affected, since it has lesser ability to pump blood to body, won't it weaken the immune and defense system?
Do you treat a kid who has positive strep after taking 10 days augmentin , with a negative ASO and no symptoms ?
Does rheumatic fever weaken the immunity of the urinary tract?
Do I have mono if I've had swollen lymph nodes in my neck for over two weeks with my throat getting more sore over time? I don't feel extremely tired
Dr said I don't need the mening. vax cuz I'm 26. But I work in healthcare, & may go back to college someday. Am I really safe? Never got this vaccine.
For people with rheumatic fever, does immune system stop attacking own tissues once all strep bacteria is gone?
For people who recovered from rheumatic fever, if not treated with long term antibiotics, will they get rheumatic fever again after mild strep throat?
For people with rheumatic fever, after strep bacteria has stopped infecting, how long will immune system continue attacking the heart?
How soon can I return to a steroid, if need be, for Crohn's after having the shingles vaccination?
Have lice after shaven head help?
How quickly does ringworm spread on your body and does it begin as blisters? I have on my entire body today since yesterday
HI. Regarding rabies vaccines, I have heard that if have received three or more in would not require anymore in your lifetime. Is this true?
Hi im 6months pregnant and my rubella test result is 0.3 is that positive?
Hi my rubella igg result is 0.3 is that positive or not?
How do I get rid of scabie bumps?
How does taking antibiotics to treat strep throat prevent rheumatic fever if the body has already release antibodies before treatment started?
Hi i was down with chickenpox 2 weeks back and now i m having numbness around my left area of stomach where the blisters were present. I m also having?
Hi i have a labra dog and he bite me when he at 2 month and at Jan 2016 and got 3 shot of rabies after 8month June 2017 he bite me again should I get?
Hi my 17 year old son has a lump (maybe a dime size) on the back of his head near his hairline. He has other little bumps and his lymph nodes may be ?
How long after the first vaccine can you go back to having sex or do you have to wait for all three?
Have a small cut and touched water in a bucket. There is a raccoon in the area that may have drank from it possibly. Should I get rabies treatment?
How do I tell if I had rheumatic fever in the past even if it is extremely mild?
How does rheumatic fever make one more susceptible to bladder infection?
Hello. What is the substitute for nystatin ointment usp 100,000 to treat ringworms?
I had strep throat a week ago and I've been on amoxicillin ever since. I just recently started getting a weird taste::Dry feeing throat. What could it be?
I got bitten by my 1month 20 days old puppy.Bite was on the side of my thumb,do i need to take the anti-rabies shots?
Im suffring from chicken pox. Dr gave me cefuroxime axtil , loratadine , calamine lotion and paracitamol. Is it good for me?
I had viral meningitis in 2014. Since then I have had issues with anxiety, migraines, balance, speech, and convulsions. Could this be aftermath of it?
Im worried I might have contacted the rabies virus?
I'm taking cefdinir 300 mg. I'm on my 4 th dose but don't see the white patches in my throat going away. I was diagnosed with strep tonsillitis.
I have mono and my one tonsil is super sore I can barely swallow and my ear hurts, I've noticed black in the lower part of my tonsil what should I do?
I was bitten by an unvaccinated dog 9 days ago on the leg which drew blood. Is it possible to contract rabies if the dog is still alive right now?
If I have strep throat and took antibiotics irregularly, could my immune system have attacked my heart slightly without resulting in rheumatic fever?
I had strep throat and took antibiotics irregularly. During this period, could my immune system have attacked my heart very mildly?
I was bitten by an unvaccinated dog 9 days ago on the leg which drew blood. The dog appears healthy now. Do i need vaccine?
I am experiencing genital rash around my scrotum i think it's scabbies What should I do?
If a person is having rheumatic fever which affects the valve, will it result in lesser blood pumping around the body?
Is it safe to refrigerate warm tri tip in air tight container after cooking or could botulism grow since tri tip warm in no oxygen container?
If rheumatic fever was very very mild, what's the likelihood of relapse if I don't continue long term antibiotics?
I'm terribly afraid of rabies. My dog went after something coming out of the wall and hours later scratched me. Up to date on shots. 2 months ago.
Is it possible for strep throat which caused extremely mild rheumatic fever to go away on its own after taking 4 tablets of clarithromycin?
Is meningitis a blood cloth on the brain?
My father had meningitis and passed on,can I also have it through his genes?
If an adult has mild rheumatic fever, will it weaken the immunity in the urinary and reproductive system tracts such as urethra or prostate?
Is rheumatic fever something like sepsis?
If I have severe strep throat with extremely high fever, can it weaken the immunity in urethra?
I think I have strep throat and the only medicine I have right now is Doxycycline Mono 100G, will this help until I can get to a real diagnosis?
Im taking amoxicillin trihydrate for an operation I had 3 weeks ago for a fallopian tube removal. just wondering if its safe for me to have a few beer?
I am experiencing fever (worsened by: hot weather, dehydration (fluid loss)) (better by: with fluids) (severity: severe) . The following also desc...
Is 1 dose of rocephin enough to tx strep throat. I rcvd a dose this am & feel signif better but was also rxd 10 day po course of augmentin,is it nec?
I have had a problem with parasites for a month. I took Reese's pinworm med. and the worms came back. The eggs are in the vagina and I can feel them?
If I have Mono, how long to I have to wait before I can workout again?
My girl was diagnosed w scabies during a eczema visit ...doctor only looked at it and didn't do a scraping. How can I make sure? (still applied crm)
My dog is vaccinated from rabies. Sometimes he just want to nipped my hand everytime he plays. Do I need to be vaccinated?
My puppy went where the raccoons went (they were not present) and ate a piece of bread doe she have rabies, she wasn't bitten and is vaccinated?
My 13 months started his amoxicillin but he spits up , can I mix it with cow milk tongive it to him?
Meningitis in 2916 due to HSV2 onset. Rapid decline in health.now my tongue is white w:: red spots scraping does not remove what could this be? No pain
My son has No symptoms, but has +ve strep throat, wbc 14000, ESR 18, CRP 15. Now what ?he just finished augmentin 10 days ?
My son contracted varicella (diagnosed by doctor) through a recently vaccinated child. It was the only exposure. How is this different from the wild?
My cat scratched me and it bled. I already washed it with soap and put betadine on it. I had my anti-rabies and tetanus shots last year in April. Do I still need to worry?
My puppy is too young for rabies shot. Scratched me on the neck while playing. I didn't bleed and don't see marks. He's healthy. What should I do?
My puppy (not old enough for rabies vaccine) scratched me in the neck while we were playing. No blood it just burns. Do I need PEP or quarantine?
My 9 month old daughter is having difficulty breathing. showing mild bronchiolitis symptoms.can I care for her at home, or should I take her to A&E?
My friends dog has rabies shots. Something came out the wall and the dog clawed at it. Later that day it scratched me. Could I get rabies?
My 5 year old has a swollen gland on his neck it doesn't hurt. Both my kids always have swollen neck glands but today this one is more noticeable ?
Normally how long does it take for a 21 year old with strep throat to get rheumatic fever? If the rheumatic fever is very very mild, need treatment?
Pregnant. Tested negative for toxoplasmosis for both igm and igg. But, lab says pending on iga and avidity tests. If both negative why iga and avidity
Side effects that are possible after getting the whopping cough shot?
Stupid question but I used a new dildo but forgot to wash it it's been stored in a zip lock bag, is there any chance I could get botulism from it?
Why is it that every so often I get ringworms on the lips of my vagina area?
When heart valves are slightly affected during rheumatic fever, can it still pump enough blood and nutrients around the body?
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