Melioidosis

What is Melioidosis? Melioidosis (false glanders, Whitmore’s disease) is an acute infectious disease that occurs in the form of severe sepsis with the formation of multiple abscesses in various organs or in the form of

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Shigellosis

What is Shigellosis? Shigellosis is an acute anthroponous infectious disease with fecal-oral transmission mechanism. General intoxication and predominant lesion of the mucous membrane of the distal colon, cramping abdominal pains, frequent loose stools with an

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Cholera

What is Cholera? Cholera (lat. Cholera) is an acute intestinal anthroponous infection caused by bacteria of the species Vibrio cholerae. It is characterized by the fecal-oral mechanism of infection, damage to the small intestine, watery

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Malaria

What is Malaria? Malaria (Italian mala aria – “bad air”, formerly known as “swamp fever”) is a group of vector-borne infectious diseases transmitted to humans by mosquito bites of the genus Anopheles (“malaria mosquitoes”) and

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