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What is infectious etiology mean?

What is infectious etiology mean?

Organism: It means that the cause of a medical condition is an infectious organism: bacterium, virus, parasite, or fungus. ...Read more

Contagious (Definition)

One is able to transmit an infection to another by ...Read more


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What does infectious etiology mean?

What does infectious etiology mean?

It means: That the condition or symptom was caused by an infection. ...Read more

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Disease which is non communicable but infectious?

Disease which is non communicable but infectious?

See below: I think you mean non communicable but an infection. There are many diseases that fit this bill including an e. Coli UTI or an aspiration pneumonia. ...Read more

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How do I know when i'm in the infectious stage of my sickness?

How do I know when i'm in the infectious stage of my sickness?

Infectious?: What sickness do you have? Sometimes infectivity precedes & follows actual symptoms; other time infectivity is during the course of the disease & ends when symptoms end, especially if the illness has been treated. Please provide more information for a more specific answer. ...Read more

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What's the actual difference between infectious and contagious diseases?

What's the actual difference between infectious and contagious diseases?

They are similar: Infectious disease is caused by an organism or particle that may cause disease in a given circumstance. This may or may not be contagious (although many are). The degree of contagiousness (how easily does it spread) helps to qualify a contagious disease, like the flu. ...Read more

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Can leukemia be infectious?

Can leukemia be infectious?

No: Not in humans. Many times people are worried because they hear that feline leukemia is infectious but this is only among cats. ...Read more

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What is infectious esophagitis?

What is infectious esophagitis?

Esophagitis: This is inflammation of the esophagus due to a microorganism. This is not a common illness in people with normal immune systems. ...Read more

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Is meniere's disease infectious?

Is meniere's disease infectious?

Meniere's disease: Meniere's disease in not caused by an infection, nor is it contagious. The specific cause of meniere's is not known, although there is commonality of finding of inner ear fluid build-up in patients suffering from meniere's. ...Read more

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