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Chagas disease is an infectious disease. A parasite, which triatomine bugs transmit to animals and people, causes chagas, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Triatomine bugs become infected by bi... More »

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Symptoms of liver disease include a yellowish appearance of the skin and eyes, itchy skin, chronic fatigue, dark urine and abdominal pain, according to the Mayo Clinic. Medical attention is necessary when these symptoms ... More »

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Symptoms of a spinal disease differ across patients, but may include pain, numbness, loss of sensation and muscle weakness. Symptoms may occur around the spine and in other areas such as the arms and legs, according to t... More »

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Rheumatologists, neurologists and infectious disease specialists are doctors who treat Lyme disease, according to WebMD. Infectious disease specialists are doctors of internal medicine such as pediatricians for children ... More »

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An infectious disease specialist focuses on the treatment of infectious diseases, according to the American College of Physicians. Infectious disease specialists typically train as doctors of internal medicine or pediatr... More »

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Infection control refers to activities and procedures that prevent or minimize spreading of an infectious disease. Good infection control management entails proper identification of the hazards, classification of the pos... More »

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Hepatitis C is an infectious disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus, or HCV, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Active hepatitis C means the infection is active in the body as oppo... More »

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