Tag: "reinfection" at medical news
Trachoma not Curable by Antibiotics Alone
... that once the last treatment was given, there was reinfection
after 2 years. The findings were reported in the ...terium. It occurs mostly in children, but constant reinfection
causes the eyelids to invert. The eyelashes cause abrasions on the cornea producing scars leading to...
Muslim Nations Focus on Halal Vaccines
...ty of polio vaccine in Nigeria in 2003, led to the reinfection
of 27 countries that had become polio free, including Afghanistan and Pakistan. "Nineteen of those 27 countries were OIC member states," said Hamid Jafari, the WHO's regional adviser on polio....
Theory of How HIV Attacks is Wrong: Study
... This ongoing cycle of infection, HIV production, reinfection
and cell destruction has been called the "runaway" hypothesis. But if this were so, the T cells would be killed off far too quickly, the researchers found. Using a simple mathematical model, researchers in the United States and Britain showed the...