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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Zoonoses

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Dr. Peter Veldkamp
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Zoonoses (Definition)

Zoonosis = a disease that can be naturally transmitted from an ...Read more


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What are the symptoms of tick-borne encephalitis?

What are the symptoms of tick-borne encephalitis?

Brain inflammation: Symptoms may include headache, altered ability to concentrate and focus, acute fatigue and a picture consistent with chronic fatigue and altered mental status. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bird flu infections?

What are the symptoms of bird flu infections?

Abrupt onset: Fever, chills, malaise, cough, muscle pains and headache come on over about 30 minutes. There is a strong desire to lie down and get warm. ...Read more

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Symptoms of pinworms?

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Symptoms of pinworms?

None or itching: Many people with pinworms show no symptoms. If they do, the most common symptom is itching around the anal area, especially at night. In more severe cases, there can be nausea, vomiting, and belly pain. ...Read more

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Symptoms of hiv?

Symptoms of hiv?

Don't wait!: Don't wait for the symptoms of HIV to show up - get tested if you could be at risk (risk factors: unprotected sex, needle sharing). A few weeks after contracting the virus, HIV causes a flu-like syndrome (fevers, malaise). Then the virus can lie dormant for years before causing life-threatening infections of the lung, brain, and other organs due to the body's damaged and decreased immunity. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of tick infection?

What are the symptoms of tick infection?

Which infection?: Colorado tick fever, lyme disease, babesiosis, bartonella, ehrlichiosis, relapsing fever, rocky mountain spotted fever, tick paralysis, tularemia, powassan encephalitis? ...Read more

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What are symptoms of salmonellosis?

What are symptoms of salmonellosis?

Broad range: Salmonella organisms can cause a variety of illness ranging from "regular" gastroenteritis to serious bloodborne infections of the heart or bones. Gi sx include vomiting, diarrhea, cramping, fever. Spread through the blood (less common) can lead to heart infections, bone infections, abscesses, infected aneurysms. ...Read more

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Meningitis symptoms? What are some of the symptoms of meningitis?

Meningitis symptoms? What are some of the symptoms of meningitis?

Meningitis Symptoms: Symptoms of bacterial meningitis usually appear suddenly. The most common symptoms of meningitis include: fever, severe and persistent headache, stiff and painful neck, vomiting, confusion, decreased level of consciousness, seizures, muscle aches and weakness, eye sensitivity and pain to bright lights and skin rash. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of bartonella infection?

What are symptoms of bartonella infection?

Swollen glands: The most common form of Cat Scratch Disease, caused by Bartonella, is enlarged lymph nodes in one area of the body for several months. You can also have fever and weight loss, abdominal pain, enlarged liver and spleen. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of typhus infection?

What are the symptoms of typhus infection?

Fever, headache,rash: Typhus comes in different forms. Epidemic typhus spread by clothing (body) lice. Murine typhus spread by rodent fleas. Scrub typhus spread by chiggers. Of these, murine typhus is not uncommon in the usa. Indeed, southern california, especially around long beach seems to be a "hot bed" of late for murine typhus. ...Read more

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Symptoms of ancyclostomiasis?

Symptoms of ancyclostomiasis?

Parasitic hookworms: In people who walk barefoot, the hookworm can penetrate the sole of the foot and cause a lesion there. The larva will then begin to mature while it moves towards the intestines. The hookworm will attach to the intestinal wall. Humans who have become infected can show symptoms of intestinal bleeding, abdominal pains, anemia, diarrhea, and malnutrition. ...Read more

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What are the presenting symptoms of a west nile virus infection?

What are the presenting symptoms of a west nile virus infection?

Many have none: May present with fever, fatigue, body aches, skin rash on the trunk, enlarged lymph nodes and generalized sense of not feeling well. In about one in 150 patients develop neurological findings of meningitis/encephalitis, and this can be potentially devastating. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of norovirus infection?

What are the symptoms of norovirus infection?

Diarrhea: Diarrhea is the most prominent symptom but patients often also have vomiting, malaise, muslce aches and fevers. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of francisella tularensis?

Tularemia: The signs & symptoms of tularemia depend on which form it is (ulceroglandular, glandular, oculoglandular, oropharyngeal or pneumonic). Please check this great site: http://www.Cdc.Gov/tularemia/signssymptoms/. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bird flu(avian influenza)?

What are the symptoms of bird flu(avian influenza)?

H5N1 avian influenza: Causes a severe influenza transmitted directly from infected birds or their droppings to humans. The disease is generally a severe, progressive respiratory disease with a 50% mortality rate. Fortunately, it does not easily spread from person to person. ...Read more