natural remedies for tooth gum infection

Is there a cure for a listeria infection?

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Dr. Ankush K. Bansal
Internal Medicine
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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.
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What are the tests for Listeria infection?

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Dr. Larry I. Lutwick
Infectious Disease
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Listeria


Although acquired by ingestion of certain foods, it is difficult to culture from stool but, usually in immunocomprimised people, it can be isolated from CSF or blood.
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What are the tests for Listeria infections?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Culture


best test for listeria is culture. means isolation of bacteria from either blood or amniotic fluid. once this is confirmed the treatment can be initiated
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Gum Disease

Interesting Fact

About 75% of the population has some form of gum disease. Gum disease is leading cause of tooth loss.

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What are the symptoms of listeria infections?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Fever


fever,muscle aches,diarheea,,nausea. if disease is preading to nervous system you may experience stiff neck,convulsions,headache,confusion,loss of balance
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How is listeria infection treated during pregnancy?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Infectious Disease
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Ampicillin


Ampicillin can be used to treat Listeria in pregnancy.
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Gum Disease

Interesting Fact

Gum disease is the major cause of tooth loss in adults.

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What is the definition or description of: Listeria infection?

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Dr. Tony T. Ho
Infectious Disease

Bacteria


Infection with Listeria monocytogenes. This infection is associated with infants, older people (>50), and pregnant women. Route of infection is usually infected food.
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Are there effective medicinal therapies to prevent a listeria infection?

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Dr. Albert G. Pizzo
Family Medicine
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Source control


Keep things clean. Cook meats and eggs thoroughly. Avoid hot dogs, deli meats, processed meats unless thoroughly cooked to 170 deg.avoid unpasturized soft cheese. Do not leave proceesed food for prolonged periods at room temp. Listeria is a very real concern, with a high mortality rate. If you are pregnant, it can be devastating to your developing baby. See your doc if you suspect any infection
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Can I pass a listeria infection to my husband?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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Very unlikely


Listeriosis primarily is foodborne.
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I am pregnant, will there be complications with a listeria infection?

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If you are pregnant and are infected with listeria, you are at an increased risk of : Miscarriage Premature delivery Infection to the newborn Death to the newborn (about 22% of cases of perinatal listeriosis result in stillbirth or neonatal death). Get checked ASAP if you think you might have been exposed or infected.
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Are there effective herbal therapies to treat a listeria infection?

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Dr. Paul A. Cohen
Family Medicine
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Not really...


This post was already answered(and nicely so) by Dr. Albert Pizzo; please refer to it. Even if there were i would not recommend it; better to stick with more conventional treatments in this instance.
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