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Doctor insights on: Human Internal Organs

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I was wondering what are some complicated diseases that are caused by organisms in the human body?

I was wondering what are some complicated diseases that are caused by organisms in the human body?

There are many: Tuberculosis from tubercle bacillus: Syphilis, a sexually transmitted disease from the spirochete bacillus called treponema pallidum, tertiary syphilis can be very complex affecting all parts of the body. Schistosomiasis or bilharzia caused by parasitic worms: Malaria caused by the parasitic Plasmodium falciparum & spread by mosquitos.
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Single organism less than 10, 000 isolated. These organisms common on external and internal genitalia considered colonizers. No further testing. Neg?

Single organism less than 10, 000 isolated. These organisms common on external and internal genitalia considered colonizers. No further testing. Neg?

Negative.: This is generally considered colonization or contamination (would need full report), unless there are very specific organisms are present. Treatment is not recommended, because the side effects of the antibiotics could outweigh the risk of treating colonization or contamination. Also, excessive antibiotic use could lead to antibiotic resistance in the future, should you get an infection. ...Read more

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What organisms are affected by taysachs?

What organisms are affected by taysachs?

Organisms that can: Organisms that reportedly can have a taysachs type of neurological disorder include dogs, cats, mice, deer, pigs, sheep, flamingoes, etc... ...Read more

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How many types of organisms are in your body?

No one knows: It is estimated that there are between 500-1000 different species in the human gut alone. An interesting finding has been that obese people typically have less diversity in the gut microbiome compared with lean adults. In general, less microbial diversity in the gut is associated with more chronic disease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: organisms?

What is the definition or description of: organisms?

See below: 1. An individual form of life, such as a plant, animal, bacterium, protist, or fungus; a body made up of organs, organelles, or other parts that work together to carry on the various processes of life.
2. A system regarded as analogous in its structure or functions to a living body: the social organism. ...Read more

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What is the size of legionella organisms?

What is the size of legionella organisms?

Size: 0.3 - 0.9 micron in width and 2 - 20 micron in length. ...Read more

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What organisms require food and proper environment for growth?

What organisms require food and proper environment for growth?

That would be all: All organisms, every living thing on planet earth, requires some form of food and a proper environment for growth, and for staying alive if no longer growing. Soe organisms can become spores or seeds, in a dried-up or dormant way, and don't need food umntil they sprout, hatch, or otherwise come back to life. ...Read more

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What other organisms is yersinia pestis related to?

Yersinia: The plague bacillus is related to Yersinia pseudotuberculosis and Yersinia enterocolitica. Both of these organisms can cause human infections but altogether different from plague. ...Read more

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What organisms have antibiotic resistance?

What organisms have antibiotic resistance?

Many: These little buggers evolve so fast! You've heard of the flesh eating bacteria? Some strains are deadly to the point of no current antibiotic works against them now.

Sorry, not a good answer to your question. Please ignore this answer. ...Read more

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What organisms does the hep b vaccine protects from?

What organisms does the hep b vaccine protects from?

Hep B vaccine: Hepatitis b vaccine prevents one from developing hepatitis when exposed to the hepatitis b virus. ...Read more

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How can single celled organisms move and eat?

Cytoskeleton: They have molecules inside of them that polymerize as needed to form machinery that makes for movement. Some have external cilia or flagella to enable movement. ...Read more

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What organisms cause toxic megacolon?

What organisms cause toxic megacolon?

Multiple: True toxic megacolon is a complication of crohn's disease and uc. It can be associated with any bacteria present in the colon. Antibiotics given as part of the treatment should cover c. Diff, enterococcus, and gnr's. ...Read more

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I had a culture and sensitivity test done and it came out negative with no organisms found. Should I just remove the IUCD?

I had a culture and sensitivity test done and it came out negative with no organisms found. Should I just remove the IUCD?

Not yet. . .: Not enough info. Why did you have C&S done? What was cultured? What symptoms are you trying to diagnose? What will you use in place of IUCD (intrauterine contraceptive device)? Discuss all these questions w/your Family Doc or GYN. ...Read more

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I got a urine sample taken and they said they found organisms in my urine. Could that mean that I have HIV?

I got a urine sample taken and they said they found organisms in my urine. Could that mean that I have HIV?

No: Bacteria in urine are common and may or may not indicate infection, but these are not the infections that are markers for HIV. If you are concerned about your HIV status, get tested in any case. It's not a bad idea for everyone. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Should I be worried if my little brother went swimming in water were amoeba organisms were present? He did not go underwater.

The biggest risk: Is in swallowing that water if it's something like giardia. Monitor for abdominal pain or diarrhea. The only other risk I can think of is hookworm that could enter through skin usually by the feet ...Read more

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What kind of organisms can be picked up in a jacuzzi at a hotel room? Its a decent place my boyfriend & ihad sex in it& now I've had vag burning mon

Probably none: However hotel jacuzzis are usually highly chlorinated for sterility. Some chlorinated water probably got into your vagina sex. Notice you have had blood in your urine & taking Macrobid which means you might have a UTI which might be resistant to macrobid. Urinalysis would answer this. ...Read more

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My uterus size is 9cm is that normal and I get pains in my lower right side after organisms?

My uterus size is 9cm is that normal and I get pains in my lower right side after organisms?

Pelvic pain: 9 c m is a normal measurement for most women although is depends on your age and number of pregnancies. Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about amoeba organisms if I did not go under water? What if only a few drops got on my nose?

Should I be worried about amoeba organisms if I did not go under water? What if only a few drops got on my nose?

No,: There have been only 132 cases in 50 years of PAM due to that amoeba., Naegleria fowleri. When you swim in fresh water, wear nose guards There are lots of other things in fresh water that are more likely to cause disease. (Why I like salt water or that nice chlorine in pools!). I wouldn't worry about that amoeba, since it is so rare and you didn't get any water up your nose. There is drug now. ...Read more

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My biopsy result shows that I have chronic superficial gastritis with comma-shaped organisms noted in gastic pits, what does this mean?

My biopsy result shows that I have chronic superficial gastritis with comma-shaped organisms noted in gastic pits, what does this mean?

Stomach Ulcer: This is a specific bacteria that can cause infection of the stomach and can lead to ulcer in the stomach and pain. The most common bacteria that has comma-shaped organism is Helicobacter Pylori. See your doctor to get treated. Usually antibiotics and antiacid can help cure this infection in the stomach. ...Read more

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Fungal organisms morphologically consistent with candida spp. Do I have yeast infection?

Likely yes.: If this is a result from a pap test, then fungus was identified in the slide made from the sample. In many instances, that may correlate to a clinical "yeast" infection. If you are asymptomatic, you should ask your health care provider as to whether or not antifungal therapy / ointment is necessary. ...Read more

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What is fungal organisms morphologically consistent with candida spp. Is what I got mailed today in a letter from my pap?

Yeast.: Candida species is the yeast responsible for yeast infection. It is normal in 20-50% of normal women. Occasionally it can overgrow the host factors and cause symptoms such as itching and whitish curd like discharge. ...Read more

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Yesterday I was told I have fungal organisms morphologically consistent with candida spp can it be healed and does it pass through the mouth? Thankyou

Yesterday I was told I have fungal organisms morphologically consistent with candida spp can it be healed and does it pass through the mouth? Thankyou

Candida: This is a common yeast present in almost all human beings gut. Development of vaginitis with this yeast-like fungus is inordinately common, but may be increased in persons with diabetes, immune deficiencies, on antibiotics or steroids, etc. And of course completely normal individuals can also get these infections. ...Read more

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How can organisms similarities in anatomy and embryology provide evidence for evolution?

How can organisms similarities in anatomy and embryology provide evidence for evolution?

Ontogeny recapitul-: Ates phylogeny. That means that during embryonic development, the embryo goes through physical forms that mimic your ancestors, rather than just develop right into a human. An early human embryo looks very much like our amphibian and then dinosaur (well, chicken, which is really the same thing) ancestors, and then many early structures wither and die, being replaced by more advanced species. ...Read more