1 day ago · Scarlet fever is a disease resulting from a group A streptococcus (group A strep) infection, also known as Streptococcus pyogenes. The signs and symptoms include a sore throat, fever, headaches, swollen lymph nodes, and a characteristic rash.
6 days ago · Venezuelan hemorrhagic fever (VHF) is a zoonotic human illness first identified in 1989. The disease is most prevalent in several rural areas of central Venezuela and is caused by Guanarito mammarenavirus (GTOV) which belongs to the Arenaviridae family.
6 days ago · Rat-bite fever: Streptobacillus moniliformis, Spirillum minus: rats, mice bites of rats but also urine and mucus secretions Rift Valley fever: Phlebovirus: livestock, buffaloes, camels mosquito bite, contact with bodily fluids, blood, tissues, breathing around butchered animals or raw milk 2006–07 East Africa outbreak Rocky Mountain spotted fever
5 days ago · Laudanum was used during the yellow fever epidemic. Innumerable Victorian women were prescribed the drug for relief of menstrual cramps and vague aches. Nurses also spoon-fed laudanum to infants. The Romantic and Victorian eras were marked by the widespread use of laudanum in Europe and the United States.
5 days ago · Impetigo is a bacterial infection that involves the superficial skin. The most common presentation is yellowish crusts on the face, arms, or legs. Less commonly there may be large blisters which affect the groin or armpits.
Yellow fever, borne by mosquitoes from nearby swamps, broke out several times during the 1860s and 1870s, causing more residents to leave. In 1869, residents voted to abolish the city of Tampa government. The population of "Tampa Town" was about 800 by 1870 and dropped to about 700 by 1880.
6 days ago · Dengue vaccine is a vaccine used to prevent dengue fever in humans. As of 2019, one version is commercially available, known as CYD-TDV, and sold under the brand name Dengvaxia. The vaccine is only recommended in those who have previously had dengue fever or populations in which most people have been previously infected.
Sep 13, 2020 · Suffering from the consequences of yellow fever, Warszewicz returned to Germany in 1850. He spent some time working with Reichenbach in Berlin, but at the begin of 1851 he left for South America . At the end of that year he was robbed of all his possessions in Guayaquil. Undaunted, he traveled throughout Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru, collecting ...
Sep 13, 2020 · En el día de apertura de la V Cumbre de las Américas, celebrada en Puerto España, el presidente estadounidense Barack Obama, en medio de presiones de sus pares latinoamericanos, encabezados por el presidente brasileño Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, reconoció que el embargo económico a Cuba ha sido un fracaso a lo largo de los 47 años que se ...