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Infectious Diseases by Name

Learn the details about the different infectious disease, including where they're prominent, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you do get sick.
Blood Test
Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA): Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
An oral vaccination of a baby boy
Polio: Overview and More
Giardia: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
woman cleaning dishes with sponge
6 Items You Should Clean More Often Than You Do
Scientist conducting the process of Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to amplify DNA by using a thermocycler to create samples
How West Nile Virus Infections Are Diagnosed
Asian sick little girl lying in bed with a high fever
Yellow Fever: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
patient talking to doctor
How Cholera Is Treated
Woman washing hands in washstand
How Cholera Is Diagnosed
Whas up
Cholera: Causes and Risk Factors
washing hands
Cholera: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Ebola virus
Ebola (EBV): Overview and More
Swimming pools at the Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort at Cable Beach in Nassau, Bahamas.
Screwworm Is the Parasite Found in Paradise
Doctor examining child's mouth
How Mumps Is Diagnosed
Mosquito sucking blood
Yellow Fever: Causes and Risk Factors
Doctor giving young girl flu shot
How West Nile Virus Infections Are Treated
Causes and Risk Factors of Chagas Disease
Fatigued man rubbing his eyes
Symptoms and Complications of Chagas Disease
How Chagas Disease Is Diagnosed
Woman receiving vaccination.
How Yellow Fever Is Treated
Technician With Blood Vial
How Yellow Fever Is Diagnosed
Mosquito on skin
What Is the Usutu Virus?
Photo of Pregnant Woman With Cat
Treatment of Toxoplasmosis
Hispanic doctor examining neck of patient
Toxoplasmosis: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
baby playing with toys
Mumps: Causes and Risk Factors
Overhead view of fish, pork sausage, feta and selection of fresh organic herbs and vegetable
Toxoplasmosis: Causes and Risk Factors
Flooded neighborhood in in Houston, Texas after Hurricane Harvey
The Spread of Waterborne Illnesses
Long sleeves, long pants and mosquito netting can protect you against mosquito bites.
How to Prevent Yellow Fever
Woman Taking Pill
How Chagas Disease Is Treated
tetanus pertussis vaccine
Tetanus: Overview and More
What Is Prion Disease?
Toxoplasmosis and fetus
How Toxoplasmosis Is Diagnosed
Labeled illustration of a human heart
What You Should Know About Endocarditis
Guinea worm disease
Guinea Worm Disease: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Doctor examining young girl
How Mumps Is Treated
mother and daughter washing hands
An Overview of Enterovirus and Its Different Strains
Hospital-Acquired MRSA: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment
Deer tick on a finger
Babesiosis: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Asian man taking temperature while sick at home
Typhoid Fever: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
T. cruzi blood infection
Chagas Disease: Overview and More
Preparing vaccines
Meningitis Prevention
Woman using a knotted rope to climb a large wall Woman covered in mud using a knotted rope to climb a large wall as part of an obstacle course
Leptospirosis Risk, Symptoms, Treatment
Fresh minced meat, burger steak cutlets ready to prepare
Bloody Diarrhea (Hemorrhagic Colitis) Caused by E. Coli
A row of bags full of blood from transfusions
Blood Transfusion Infections
Mother taking her sick daughter's temperature
Mumps: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Vibrio Cholerae
Cholera: Overview and More
Toxoplasma gondii, toxoplasmosis in aids patient
Toxoplasmosis: Overview and More
Japanese seafood sushi, roll and chopstick on white plate
Anisakis Raw Fish Parasite Symptoms and Treatment
Parasitic Infections of the Central Nervous System
Yellow Fever: Overview and More
OCP project employee collecting adult black flies, the vector for river blindness.
River Blindness: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
Hookworm: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Mumps: Overview and More
Image of Clostridium difficile
Clostridium Difficile Symptoms and Treatment
woman with abdominal pain
Staphylococcus Aureus Food Poisoning: Symptoms and Treatment
A person changing the filter on an air conditioner.
Legionnaires’ Disease: Overview and More
senior woman feeling the cold in her home
All About Elizabethkingia anophelis