Category : Infectious Diseases : Health & Medical

Blastomycosis Symptoms

Infectious Diseases
Blastomycosis is a rare and not widely distributed infections disease. According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the most common instances of blastomycosis are found in the mid-western and southwestern United States. The condition is diagnosed using a chest X-ray and a biopsy that co

How Is Rabies Spread?

Infectious Diseases
Bite ExposureThe rabies virus is most commonly transmitted among mammals through the bite of an infected animal. Even if a bite is small, it constitutes exposure as long as teeth have penetrated the skin. With the majority of American house pets vaccinated for rabies, the risk of bite...