Diseases caused by the growth of pathogenic organisms in the body. Some of these diseases may also be contagious diseases.
infectious diseases are (a) infectious and (b) preventable with a simple shot.
The only existing study, printed in the Journal of infectious diseases in 1999, leaves scientists with the same questions.
The surprisingly boring movie Contagion, has arrived, signaling the end of balmy youth for the field of infectious diseases.
infectious diseases are different because infections are, well, infectious.
A recent CDC memo warned of five infectious diseases in the U.S. Is it time to worry?
Bubonic plague, one of the most dreaded of all infectious diseases, is carried to man by fleas from rats.
Sheets may be wet with this and hung at the doors in case of infectious diseases.
It is inevitable that infectious diseases of the most fatal kind must be generated and diffused.
Contagious and infectious diseases are often communicated in that way.
The belief that carrying a piece of camphor will ward off infectious diseases, is a relic of the old days of amulets and charms.