Flashcards in Common Viral Infections Deck (14):
A highly contagious, mild infection of the upper respiratory tract is known as what?
THE COMMON COLD
A highly contagious, viral infection of the lower respiratory tract is known as what?
How is intestinal flu spread?
What does herpes type 1 cause?
ORAL LESIONS, COLD SORES
CAN CAUSE FATAL ENCEPHALITIS
What does herpes type 2 cause?
CAN PRODUCE FATAL DISSEMINATING NEONATAL INFECTION
Human Papilloma Virus usually causes what, spread through sexual contact?
HPV is associated with an increased rick of what?
The Epstein-Bar virus causes what type of disease, through saliva?
HIV reactivates to attack what?
How is Hepatitis A spread?
CONTAMINATED FOOD AND WATER
How is Hepatitis B spread?
BODILY FLUIDS (INCL SALIVA)
CONTAMINATED TISSUES TRANSPLANT
Hepatitis C spreads similar to Hep B, and often becomes chronic, affecting the ___________.
Hepatitis D is only present with a Hepatitis _____ infection.