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Britain has lost its 'measles free' status after three years of being officially clear of the virus. As many as 231 cases were confirmed in the first quarter of this year.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Authors: Hon KL, Leung AKC, Leung K, Chan GCF PMID: 31416996 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Hong Kong Medical Journal - Category: General Medicine Tags: Hong Kong Med J Source Type: research
Authors: Appak Ö, Manyaslı M, Cengiz MM, Deliloğlu B, Karaoğlu Asrak H, Özlü C, Sayıner AA Abstract The screening for syphilis during pregnancy is important to prevent intrauterine transmission and complications. Prozone phenomenon may cause a false negative result in non-treponemal syphilis tests, which complicates an accurate diagnosis. In this case report a newborn syphilis case was presented to emphasize the importance of reverse algorithm in diagnosis and the prozone phenomenon which can cause problems in rapid plasma reagin (RPR) test. The 2920 g infant patient was born from a 24-year-old m...
Source: Mikrobiyoloji Bulteni - Category: Microbiology Tags: Mikrobiyol Bul Source Type: research
Source: Aphasiology - Category: Speech-Language Pathology Authors: Source Type: research
This new report details that, reported measles cases are the highest they have been since 2006. There were 364,808 reported cases so far this year vs 129,239 cases for the same period last year. The European region has experienced a 120% increase.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Global Measles Cases Nearly Tripled Since Last Year, WHO Says
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(Natural News) Even though developed nations boast of great technology, infrastructure, economy, and advanced medical care, they still suffer from ballooning rates of obesity, chronic disease, cardiovascular issues, metabolic disorders, and cancer. Infectious diseases still run rampant in developed nations, despite advances in plumbing and sanitation. The breakdown of developed nations is a slow and...
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Source: BMJ News - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
The common bacterial skin infection impetigo can be effectively treated with antiseptic cream without the need for antibiotics, according to latest draft guidelines.
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El Al flight attendant Rotem Amitai was diagnosed with measles after flying from New York to Israel
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