Tag: "coinfection" at medical news
Most Of The Ear Infections Entertain Both Bacteria And Viruses
...nding of the study is that acute otitis media is a coinfection
of bacteria and viruses in the great majority of children. This is actually logical since acute otitis media is virtually always connected to viral respiratory infection." Antibiotics, which are effective against the bacteria that cause AOM, have n...
New Cause of Chronic Liver Disease Identified in HIV-positive Patients
...es of chronic liver disease in people with HIV are coinfection
with hepatitis B or hepatitis C virus; illict drug or alcohol use; insulin resistance; or medication side-effects. In some patients, the cause of liver disease is unknown and these cases are designed “cryptogenic” - of unknown origin. Liver diseas...
Study Attributes Elevated Liver Enzymes in HIV/hepatitis to Coinfection Rather Than Antiretrovirals
... of Na?ve for Antiretrovirals) study indicate that coinfection
itself may be the major risk factor for LEE. Th...rease the risk of LEE (adjusted RR 1.19); however, coinfection
did (adjusted RR 5.07) with no significant differences between those taking ART and those who were t...