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Who Is Susceptible To Cmv
TB: Someone who is exposed to TB can develop latent TB ...Read more
Depends: The term pulmonary aspergillosis may refer to actual infection of the lung by aspergillus which usually occurs in patients with depressed immune system. The term can also be an "allergy" to aspergillus which is more common in patient with asthma and cystic fibrosis. A fungus ball of aspergillus is a complication of an old cavity in the lung growing a fungal ball. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it true that children borne from a mother with oral herpes are born with an immunity to the disease?
No fetal immunity: No.Get a more detailed answer ›
Nope: Immune-compromised patients are.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: As we age our immune system does decline a little in function and that could explain an increase in infections. However, other things can also cause this and you should see your doctor for referral to an immunologist who can evaluate the immune system more carefully. ...Read more
Negligable: Transmisson of hepatitis c from person to persion via casual contact is rare. Transmission via nursing has not been reported. Generally hepatitis c is transmited via blood to blood contact (tainted blood transfusion, needle sticks from tainted needles, IV drug use with needle sharing, etc, ). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Just say no: The shingles vaccine uses a live virus, so it can shed, causing them to possibly get chickenpox from you. Merck says at http://www.Merck.Com/product/usa/pi_circ… "transmission of vaccine virus may occur rarely between vacinees and susceptible contacts" babies are just developing their immunity, so they may be at more risk. The disease is usually better tolerated in kids though. ...Read more
Fragile skin: As people age, the skin becomes more fragile. Outer layer of skin (epidermis) becomes thinner. Underlying protective fat layer also thins. Fragile skin leads to more skin injuries (e.g. Skin tears and breaks in skin) and increased risk of bacterial infection. It is important to keep skin well moisturized as dry skin is more prone to injury and infection. ...Read more
How many percent a woman is prone to HPV hu isnt yet vaccinated compared to a woman who received HPV vaccine?
Quite a number: Prior to vaccine availability, studies showed 70% of women in their early to mid 20's were antibody positive to hpv. Studies reveal 99% of recipients developed protective antibody within a month after the third dose. Actual life experience of those receiving vaccines has not been fully tested. ...Read more
Vitamin D: Your doctor can check a vitamin d3 level in your blood. Your blood level will determine how much vit d3 supplementation you will need. The levels can be followed as needed. ...Read more
Fugue states: Dissociative fugue is relatively rare, with a prevalence of .2% in the general population. Those most susceptible to it have experienced highly stressful or traumatic events, such as severe child abuse, crime, war, explosions or attacks like the world trade center in 2001. It can also be prolonged situations rather than events, such as child abuse where the person cannot escape, or being a pow. ...Read more
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