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Is vomiting a symptom of chickenpox?

Is vomiting a symptom of chickenpox?

Can occur: Greetings.Chickenpox can be associated with many symptoms to include cold-like or gastrointestinal symptoms. Vomiting can be a sign of a serious complication of chickenpox so if you or someone you know has chickenpox with vomiting, they should be seen by a doctor promptly. If a chickenpox rash is not present, then something else is causing the vomiting and should be assessed as well. Best regards. ...Read more

Dr. Shah Chowdhury
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Vaccine Preventable Illness (Definition)

for which a vaccine is available and proven to be effective is a vaccine preventable illness. Examples include polio, rubella, varicella, mumps, measles, meningitis, HPV, influenza, pneumonia, and many more. Vaccines have saved more lives than any other medical advance in the last century. Diseases such as smallpox and polio ...Read more


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Is vomiting a symptom of either the flue or hep. Vaccine?

Dr. Jay Park Dr. Park
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Is vomiting a symptom of either the flue or hep. Vaccine?

Unlikely: `vomiting is not a common reaction to flu or hepatitis vaccination. ...Read more

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A flu vaccine has a probability of 70% of preventing a person who is inoculated from getting the flu, is this true?

A flu vaccine has a probability of 70% of preventing a person who is inoculated from getting the flu, is this true?

Give or take: The efficacy of the vaccine varies by season. Usually 60 to 80%. Here is CDC information: http://www.cdc.gov/flu/professionals/vaccination/effectivenessqa.htm ...Read more

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Is onsillitis a common symptom of acute hiv?

Is onsillitis a common symptom of acute hiv?

Initial symptoms of: Hiv infection can include sore throat and swollen lymph nodes. ...Read more

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Is jaundice a common symptom of hepatitis b?

Is jaundice a common symptom of hepatitis b?

No: Although jaundice can occur with hepatitis b, it is not common. Most of the time, hepatitis b is first diagnosed from abnormal liver function tests. You should consult with your doctor if you are concerned of hepatitis b. ...Read more

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Is wheezing a sign of hiv?

Is wheezing a sign of hiv?

No: In general terms wheezing is not a sign or symptom of hiv. Respiratory symptoms that developed because of HIV is the pneumocystis pneumonia that develops and wheezing is not a part of this. ...Read more

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Is tonsillitis a common symptom of acute hiv?

Is tonsillitis a common symptom of acute hiv?

Sore throat ;: Swollen lymph nodes are fairly common in the initial presentation of hiv. ...Read more

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Is psoriasis a symptom of hiv?

NO, but . . .: Hiv patients can have psoriasis, but having psoriasis does not mean at all that the affected patient has hiv. I hope you understand that they can co-exist in the same patient but are not cause-effect related at all! ...Read more

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What kind of immunity vaccine is provided by the yellow fever vaccine?

What kind of immunity vaccine is provided by the yellow fever vaccine?

Yel Fev protection: Yellow fever vaccine provides protection agains yellow fever, which is transmitted. Through the bite if a mosquito (aides egyptii). It gives good protection and is needed if you go to south america...... ...Read more

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Is shingles a sign of HIV or cancer?

Herpes zoster: Shingles may occur in such patients, or in totally normal individuals. There is no direct causation or association. ...Read more

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Is a cough a early sign of hiv?

Is a cough a early sign of hiv?

May be, but there : Are too many other causes that are more common. See this site for signs of hiv, keeping in mind that many patients with HIV have no signs or symptoms. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hiv-aids/ds00005/dsection=symptoms. ...Read more

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Is rotavirus a kind of airborne virus?

Amanda Xi Dr. Xi
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Is rotavirus a kind of airborne virus?

Not likely: Rotavirus is though to spread via the fecal-oral route, so infection occurs in areas of poor sanitation. Good hand washing helps to prevent spread of viruses such as rotavirus. ...Read more

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Is this a serious illness or is hypochondria a symptom of post-partum depression?

Is this a serious illness or is hypochondria a symptom of post-partum depression?

"Hypochondria": Can be a symptom of any severe depression, particularly depression with anxiety. The depression and anxiety are serious illnesses! ...Read more

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Is the flu always a disease caused by a virus?

Is the flu always a disease caused by a virus?

Sure: True influenza is always caused by an influenza virus but there are lots of influenza-like viruses caused by other respiratory viruses and the stomach 'flu, not an influenza at all. ...Read more

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If a person has a cold (respiratory symptoms) and a flu (vomiting) simultaneously is that a sign of HIV or another immunocompromising illness?

If a person has a cold (respiratory symptoms) and a flu (vomiting) simultaneously is that a sign of HIV or another immunocompromising illness?

Respiratory and GI : No, definitely not. It is not at all uncommon to have both respiratory and gastrointestinal symptoms simultaneously with a flu-like or other viral infection. This in no way suggests an immune compromised condition. ...Read more

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Dr. Mark Diamond
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Vaccinations (Definition)

Latin word for cow, vacca, because of the smallpox/cowpox work of edward jenner, vaccination is the administration of a substance, live organism or otherwise, that stimulates the immune response to prevent a specific disease. Primarily a preventative procedure, some vaccines can ...Read more


Dr. Mark Diamond
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Immunization (Definition)

The body is artificially exposed to a dead or weakened organism of a type able to cause disease. The body fights the organism and learns to protect itself, so disease will not develop if exposed to ...Read more