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Can Mmr Shot Cause Autism If You Have Yeast Infection
If I don't have chlamydia or gonorrhoea, will 1g of Azithromycin be affective again other infections causing possible PID?
ASD are a spectrum of disorders of varying degrees that are characterized by difficulties in social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and repetitive behaviors. Autism statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) identify around 1 in 68 American children as ...Read more
What would cause this shingles rash if you are obviously immune to chicken pox because you babysat kids with it last month?
Shingles: Shingles is a reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus, a type of herpes virus that causes chickenpox. After you have had chickenpox, the virus lies inactive in your nerve roots and remains inactive until, in some people, it flares up again. When the virus becomes active again, you get shingles instead of chickenpox. ...Read more
Yes: It can be a mild viral infection - you may just feel out of sorts or sluggish. It probably happens much more often than we are aware as it is usually is self-limiting and doesn't come to medical attention. Serious heart damage may well start this way but is the unfortunate 1% who come to our attention. ...Read more
Can you get shingles if you have had the shingles vaccine? If so, is there such a thing as a booster shot.
Tingle post shingle: It is possible to get shingles (zoster) after receiving the shingles vaccine (zostavax). However, chance for getting shingles is greatly diminished after this vaccine and the disease activity tends to be less severe (the shingle has less tingle). As of today, repeat vaccination or a booster shot has not been supported by current scientific data. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could happen if you don't have the MMR jab? I know you could get the illnesses (measles, mumps and rubella) but is there anything else?
Long term issues: Measles:can cause encephalitis with brain damage in 1/1000 and death in 3/1000 cases. Mumps can cause pregnancy loss, male sterility, mild encephalitis, other problems and occasional death in adults. Rubella, while relatively mild in most, occasionally produces encephalitis in the patient.It is well known for producing miscarriage, birth defects and mental retardation in infants infected in the womb. ...Read more
I have become prone to fungal & viral infection. Can you suggest which type of immunity test should be done to check immunity strength like igg1, etc.
See Immunologist: As a generality, T-cell dysfunction (and not B-cell or lack of antibody production) could potentially lead to susceptibility for viral and fungal infections. One might start by checking lymphocyte subpopulations and T-cell function as an initial work-up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Post licensing studies show the effectiveness of a single dose of mumps vaccine at 80% while 2 doses bring the total to 88-95%.There is some suggestion that vaccine induced immunity might weaken over time in a minority of individuals.Repeated doses can boost immunity at any age and do not harm those receiving the vaccine. ...Read more
If the gardisil vaccine prevents future infections and if you have a current infection that is eliminated, will you be immune to the next infection?
Depends: There are dozens of strains of HPV. The current Gardasil 9 helps you develop protective antibody to the 9 strains represented in the vaccine which includes 7 strains responsible for >90% of cervical & anal cancer. You need the full series to be protected & it protects against most bad forms of HPV, but not all. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have become very prone to fungal & viral infection. Can you suggest which type of immunity test should be done to check it's strength?
How effective is vaccination against mumps, and do you still need it if you had mumps infection already ?
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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