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Salmonella Infection (Definition)

Salmonella infection is a bacterial infection that can cause "food poisoning" or diarrhea-like symptoms. It is ...Read more


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Is there a cure for tapeworms?

Yes: There is a prescription drug which is very effective. It requires a doctor to prescribe. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for a salmonella infection?

Is there a cure for a salmonella infection?

Yes ... but: For most patients the recommendations are against the use of antibiotics, as they are more likely to prolong infection and symptoms than result in a cure (except for salmonella typhi, which should always be treated). Hiv+, infants, and severely ill persons can be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for meningitis?

Is there a cure for meningitis?

There is treatment: Inflammation of the lining of the brain is considered as meningitis. This inflammation can be caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites, chemicals, etc. Once the condition is diagnosed and the agent identified, an appropriate treatment can get rid of the condition. Followup studies can then show that the condition was "cured". Some can recur or become chronic. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for sepsis?

Is there a cure for sepsis?

Maybe: Antibiotics that kill the bacteria are your only hope. And when they have damaged the body with their products, it's often too late to stave off death or allow full recovery. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for impetigo?

Is there a cure for impetigo?

Impetigo: Antibiotics which can be helpful include penicillin derivatives (such as augmentin) and cephalosporins such as Cephalexin (keflex). If clinical suspicion supported by culture results show other bacteria, such as drug-resistant staph (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus or mrsa), other antibiotics such as Clindamycin or trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) or septra) may be used. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for colitis?

Is there a cure for colitis?

Treatments Yes: Cure for colitis is possible, it all depends on your type of colitis . Colitis is a general terminology for inflammation of the colon. There'd are different types and causes. You need to see a gastroenterologist and ossicle have a colonoscopy after a good history , the they can determine if there is a cure and treatments. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for a listeria infection?

Is there a cure for a listeria infection?

Yes: While most listeria infections clear spontaneously, patients who are considered high risk due to pregnancy, old age or other factors, can be treated with antibiotics. Typically Ampicillin is the treatment of choice for listeria. ...Read more

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Is there a cure or treatment for Ebola?

Is there a cure or treatment for Ebola?

Ebola Virus: Currently there is not a cure for Ebola virus. The patient may be hospitalized, placed in isolation & provided intensive care measures such as: oxygen, medication to maintain blood pressure, blood transfusions (platelets or fresh blood), intravenous fluids & electrolytes & treatment of co-existing infections. Zmapp is a biopharmacuetical drug that is being used experimentally for Ebola. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for shingles?

Is there a cure for shingles?

No.: Antivirals, like valtrex, (valacyclovir) need to be started within 72 hrs of shingle symptoms. They can decrease the severity and duration of the rash. If pain persists after the rash is gone - postherpetic neuralgia (phn) - it needs to be treated aggressively so it does not last forever. The older you are when you have shingles, the more likely you are to have phn. See a board certified pain specialist for help. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for pyelonephritis?

Is there a cure for pyelonephritis?

Yes: Antibiotics are a must or the infection will progress and worsen and make you very sick. Once adequately treated, the infection will resolve and your infection will be "cured". ...Read more

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Is there a cure for herpes...

Is there a cure for herpes...

No: Their is treatment antiviral medications to reduce outbreaks and to treat out breaks. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for malabsorbtion?

Is there a cure for malabsorbtion?

Depends: Malabsorption can occur from many different causes. It is extremely important to see your physician concerning malabsorption as a complete physical with proper testing can usually determine the cause. Once the cause is determined then appropriate therapy can be instituted to help the patient recover. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for lymphangitis?

Is there a cure for lymphangitis?

Depends: On cause. If due to infection proper medication can cure the problem. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for celiac?

Is there a cure for celiac?

No celiac cure: Unfortunately, there is no cure. The best possible "treatment" is avoidance of foods containing gluten. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for herpes?

Is there a cure for herpes?

No cure; Yes help: There is no cure for oral or genital herpes, but antiviral medications are helpful in preventing or clearing up herpes sores. Topical antiviral creams are somewhat helpful but not as helpful as oral medications. To treat an outbreak, one should start the medication as soon as possible to get the best effect. A primary care doctor can discuss the various treatments and prescribe medication. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for herpes?

Is there a cure for herpes?

No: Once you get the herpes virus, you will always have it. There are periods of having symptoms when the virus is active & periods of no symptoms when the virus is not active. There are meds to help with the symptoms but will not cure it. Herpes can be spread even if you are not experiencing symptoms (ex rash). Always use condoms to prevent the spread of herpes to others. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for cfs?

Is there a cure for cfs?

No: However, there are medications that can produce fairly good benefit. People with cfs should also have a sleep study to eliminate sleep issues as a cause. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for adenovirus infection?

Is there a cure for adenovirus infection?

No: A viral infection has only supportive measures. Unless there is a 2ndary bacterial complication , where antibiotics will be necessary. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for syphilis?

Is there a cure for syphilis?

You can kill germ: The syphillis germ can be killed with antibiotics. Tissue that has been scarred or distroyed by the germ before it was detected may or may not recover from the injury. ...Read more

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