Top
10
Doctor insights on: Potato Black Ringspot Virus

Share
1

1
How can I tell of I have a stomach virus or solanine poisoning from potatoes?

How can I tell of I have a stomach virus or solanine poisoning from potatoes?

If only gi symptoms: Occur, it may be difficult although symptoms for solanine intoxication can occur within an hour or so . Also a variety of neurological symptoms can occur that doesn't occur in the regular GI virus. ...Read more

Virus (Definition)

A virus is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of an organism. Viruses can infect all types of organisms, from animals and plants ...Read more


2

2
Was the black plague the same as the bubonic plague or were they different virus?

Was the black plague the same as the bubonic plague or were they different virus?

Same bacteria: The black plague i(or the black death) s thought to have been due to infection with the bacteria yersinia pestis. It causes 3 different infections, all of which were probably involved in what was known as the black plague. Bubonic plague is one of these 3, the others are pneumonic plague and septicemic plague. Nice article on it here: http://bit.Ly/1d9di1d. ...Read more

3

3
From india,found 4 black dirt spots in my washed,dried t shirt,may have inhaled it,will I die of hanta virus,don't know if rat's in my house?

From india,found 4 black dirt spots in my washed,dried t shirt,may have inhaled it,will I die of hanta virus,don't know if rat's in my house?

No cause for concern: You need not be concerned about dirt spots on your t-shirt - you are more likely to be struck by lightening than to be exposed to hanta virus from your t-shirt. ...Read more

4

4
Sodium free beans (kidney, black, garbanzo, pinto) vs sweet potatoes which is healthier for wright loss? I've been eatin beans and avoiding potatoes

Sodium free  beans (kidney, black, garbanzo, pinto) vs sweet potatoes which is healthier for wright loss? I've been eatin beans and avoiding potatoes

Neither: Both types of foods contain high glycemic index sugars, the sweet potatoes being somewhat worse. A balanced, lower fat diet and exercise will suffice for weight loss of 10 lbs. Or so. A larger weight loss might require a specific diet. Of those available you should look at the dukan diet. It is a low-fat, high protein, low glycemic index-food diet and is safe for most people. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
What does it mean when you have black diharea and you have a stomach virus?

What does it mean when you have black diharea and you have a stomach virus?

Black Diarrhea : Could be from the food u consumed or. Blood . U may want to consider seeing. A GI physician for evaluation. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Does cucumber tomato and potato really help with acne black heads and dark circle?

Does cucumber tomato and potato really help with acne black heads and dark circle?

No: That's a silly-cutesy internet story. I believe that many of these are pranks played on gullible people. If you have a lot of comedones, your main acne topical treatment should be a retinoic acid derivative. If this does not clear you in two weeks, get with your personal physician. ...Read more

10

10
If you have a stomach virus will it make your stool dark green or black?

If you have a stomach virus will it make your stool dark green or black?

Stool: Dark green can be due to rapid transit of feces through GI tract. If stool is black, tarry & malodorous that could represent a GI bleed & would warrant prompt medical evaluation. ...Read more