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Bacterial infection

Bacterial infection

(Science: microbiology) bacteria are group of micro-organisms that are a single cell approximately 1 micron in transverse diameter. Some bacteria cause disease in man, requiring treatment with an antibiotic.


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Re: antibiotic overuse ???

... should be used more aggressively and precisely to destroy resistant bacterial species before they take hold? I agree with more precise use of antibiotics based on microbiological tests. If you leave a mild infection in the body without treating it with antibiotics, this does not mean ...

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by boron
Thu Oct 02, 2014 7:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: antibiotic overuse ???
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: Re:

... over that time. I've had a lot of blood tests and have clear signs of infection (happy to list some if interested), but I've only had basic tests ... that the 'dots' in your blood samples do not quite look like typical bacterial finding and that if you have been ill for a long time, blood-borne ...

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by snowathlete
Fri Dec 13, 2013 2:08 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
Replies: 16
Views: 9894

Re: Re:

... is possible in rare cases, such as sometimes with severe tooth infections that 'seep' bacteria into the blood stream. But I guess in these ... think the petechiae can equally well be related to something else than bacterial infection. After all, petechiae are not a specific symptom and ...

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by biohazard
Fri Dec 13, 2013 8:13 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
Replies: 16
Views: 9894

Re: Please help!

1. It sais "bacterial infection", thus it's alive. 2. If it growth in humans, try all available growth media for pathogens. 3. ...

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by Cat
Sat May 04, 2013 8:00 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Please help!
Replies: 3
Views: 1877

Please help!

... interplanetary travel, how would you attempt to isolate and identify a bacterial infection aquired on another planet. This bacteria is unknown to use and does not appear in ...

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by littleearthquake
Mon Apr 29, 2013 9:42 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Please help!
Replies: 3
Views: 1877
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