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What is trichomoniasis?

Trichomoniasis is a defeat of the genitourinary system, which causes trichomonads. For the first time trichomoniasis was described at the beginning of the 20th century, at the same time physicians guessed that it could be infected sexually. To date, according to the frequency of occurrence, this disease has finally outstripped gonorrhea and syphilis, every year it infects more than 300 million people Read Post

What is amoebiasis?

Amoebiasis is a disease caused by pathogenic strains of Entamoeba histolytica, which are widespread in the world, mainly in countries of the tropical and subtropical climate. The low level of sanitation characteristic for these areas causes a high incidence of amoebiasis. Currently, amebiasis is one of the largest medical and social problems in the population of developing countries and is one of the most frequent causes Read Post

Anaerobic bacterial infections

Anaerobic infection is an infectious process (often a complication of the wound process), caused by anaerobes. Among the pathogens A. and. Two groups of microorganisms are distinguished: spore-forming anaerobes, or clostridia, and non-spore-forming (nonclostridial) anaerobes (see Anaerobes). They are an integral part of normal human microflora, are found in the intestines, organs of the genitourinary system Read Post

Infections of the skin and appendages

Dermatology is a clinical section of medicine that studies the structure and function of the skin, its appendages (hair, nails), mucous membranes, which deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of skin diseases. Skin is the outer covering of the human body, protecting the body from external stimuli and taking part in heat regulation, metabolism and some other processes Read Post

What is endometritis?

Endometritis is an inflammatory process in the inner mucous layer of the uterus - endometrium. It is often combined with inflammation of the muscular layer of the uterus - endomyometritis. Endometrium is an internal functional membrane of the uterus, which changes its structure during the menstrual cycle Read Post

What is tubo-ovarian abscess?

According to the clinical course of the disease, two clinical forms of suppurative inflammatory diseases of internal genital organs are distinguished on the basis of pathomorphological studies: uncomplicated and complicated. Uncomplicated forms include only acute purulent salpingitis, to complicated - all of the tumescent inflammatory tubo-thoracic Read Post

What is bacterial septicemia?

epticemia in the language of physicians means infection of the blood. The disease occurs due to the ingress of pathogens into the bloodstream. The spread of microbes can begin from any source of inflammation - wounds on the skin, infectious lesions of organs or tissues. The youngest children are most vulnerable to septicemia, as the immune system is in their infancy and infection from the organ can easily penetrate Read Post

Infections of the central nervous system

The general name of a group of infectious diseases with localization of the pathogen in various departments of the CNS - neuroinfections. The cause of neuroinfection can be viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa and prions. Excrete inflammation of the membranes of the brain and spinal cord (meningitis), damage to the brain substance (encephalitis) and the spinal cord Read Post

Lower respiratory infections

The defeat of the respiratory tract takes the leading place in the infectious pathology of various organs and systems, traditionally the most massive among the population. Respiratory infections of different etiologies suffer every year, every person, and some more than once a year. Despite the prevailing myth that most respiratory infections are favorable, one should not forget that pneumonia (pneumonia) is the first cause of death from infectious diseases, and is also Read Post

What is endocarditis?

Endocarditis is an inflammation of the inner shell of the heart, often with damage to the valve apparatus and a layer of cells lining the surface of adjacent vessels.Often the pathology of the endocardium is not an independent disease, but develops as a consequence of other diseases. It can occur at any age, about 128 species of microorganisms are considered potential pathogens. According to etiological and Read Post

Infections of bones and joints

The musculoskeletal system is a rather complex system, all parts of which are closely related. Normal operation of bones, joints and muscles plays a particularly important role in maintaining the working capacity of our body. Accordingly, any violations in the activity of the musculoskeletal system quickly become apparent, worsen the state of Read Post

What are antibacterial drugs?

Antibiotics or antibacterial drugs - the name of a group of drugs that are used in the treatment of diseases caused by microorganisms. Their discovery occurred in the XX century and became a real sensation. Antimicrobial agents were considered a panacea for all known infections, a miracle cure for terrible diseases that humanity has Read Post

Eye infections

Viral eye infections often cause loss of vision. 10-30% of people lose sight from wrong treatment. It is possible to avoid unpleasant consequences due to correct and timely treatment. The cause of many inflammatory eye diseases are infections. Almost 50% of patients are people with red eye syndrome Read Post

How to prevent infections?

Activities aimed at the prevention of infectious diseases are called anti-epidemic. Anti-epidemic measures - a set of recommendations that ensure the prevention of infectious diseases among certain population groups, reduce morbidity and eliminate certain infections. Many methods of preventing infectious diseases have been described. Of these, there are Read Post

Diet to enhance immunity

Immunity, if you say without scientific definitions, is a protective reaction of the organism from all alien. The human immune system protects the body from external (penetrating into the body with air, food, through the skin - bacteria, viruses, parasites, toxins) and internal Read Post