What is the treatment for parvo virus?

Parvovirus. Here is a good summary: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/canine_parvovirus treatment is discussed in this also.

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What is the human parvo virus?

Parvovirus. It is a virus that causes a fever and rash in.Children. Infection causes a transient slow down in red cell formation which is important in people with hemolytic anemias like sickle cell and during pregnancy when the fetus may die. Read more...

What are the symptoms of parvo virus?

Fifth disease. In children, parvovirus b19 causes a slapped cheek looking facial rash and some lacy rash on the arms, a benign disease. However, it causes a transient block in red blood cell production that in normals is of no consequence but in those with hemolytic anemia such as sickle cell disease, profound anemia can occur. In pregnancy, the effect on the developing fetus can be fatal. Read more...

What are the symptoms of the parvo virus?

Fifth disease. In children, parvovirus b19 causes a slapped cheek looking facial rash and some lacy rash on the arms, a benign disease. However, it causes a transient block in red blood cell production that in normals is of no consequence but in those with hemolytic anemia such as sickle cell disease, profound anemia can occur. In pregnancy, the effect on the developing fetus can be fatal. Read more...

Can I be infected by a dog with the parvo virus?

Fifth Disease. Parvovirus b19 strain is the only one to cause disease in humans and most everyone is exposed as a child. Over 50% have had the disease at some point in their lives. If pregnant virus can cause infection and possible damage to the fetus. The visus can survive for up to 5 months in proper conditions but i doubt in the soil. Dog parvovirus does not cause disease in people, it is species specific. Read more...

How is human parvo virus transmitted?

Fifth disease. Here is a nice discussion by the cdc on your question. http://www.cdc.gov/parvovirusb19/fifth-disease.html. Read more...

How can a human get infected from parvo virus?

Fifth disease. Here is a nice discussion by the cdc on your question. http://www.cdc.gov/parvovirusb19/fifth-disease.html. Read more...

How long will the parvo virus stay active with you?

Parvo 19. If you are immunocompromised or taking immunosuppressive agents and pick up parvo 19, it may cause a persistant anemia with you and stay with you. Read more...

What is the parvo virus and what can it do to a human?

Fifth Disease. Parvo b19 virus causes upper respiratory symtpoms and low grade fever which resolve promptly, to be followed by a facial rash with a "slapped cheek" appearance. The remainder of the body soon develops rashes, sparing the palms and soles. The rash will soon show central clearing, which has a "lacy, fishnet" appearance. The illness is mild and self-limited, and the rash waxes & wanes. No treatment. Read more...