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Hepatitis A Virus (HAV)

Hepatits = Inflammation of the Liver
(milder than HBV, HCV)

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Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)

Hepatitis
Liver Disease with Jaundice

3

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)

Cirrhosis &/or Liver Cancer

4

Herpes Simplex Virus - 1

Primarily Oral blister lesions, cold sores on lips, skin or eyes (corneal ulcers with blindness)

5

Herpes Simplex Virus - 2

Primarily Genital blisters

6

HSV-1 or 2 Herpetic Whitlow

blisters on fingers and can spread to other parts of skin

7

VARICELLA-zoster

Varicella causes Chicken Pox

8

varicella-ZOSTER

Zoster causes Shingles

9

Epstein-Barr Virus

Mononucleosis (Mono), rarely cancer

10

Measles Virus

Rubeola - Measles

11

Mumps Virus

Mumps

12

Rubella Virus

Rubella - German Measles

13

Polio Virus

Poliomyelitis - mild to paralytic

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Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)

Primary Cause of Pneumonia in infants, bronchiolitis in older children and adults

15

Hantavirus

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome

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Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

Cervical Cancer, Warts, Oral Cancer

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Ebola Virus

Hemorrhagic Fever

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Influenza A and B

The Flu

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)

Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

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TSE = Transmissible Spongiform Encephalitis

Scrapie (sheep), Kuru (cannibals), Creutzfeld Jakob Disease (humans - slow developing), Mad Cow Disease

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Avian Influenza

Bird Flu

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Rabies

Rabies - encephalitis... agitated to calm

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Rotovirus

gastroenteritis (children)

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Norovirus

gastroenteritis (cruise ships)