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Disease or Condition — Infections and Parasites:
infestation

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Description

Infectious or parasitic disease is a term used to describe a condition caused by an infectious or parasitic agent that cannot be classified into a specific disease. These diseases can be caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, protozoa, or parasites. Symptoms of these diseases can vary depending on the type of agent causing the infection, but may include fever, fatigue, rash, and other general symptoms. Treatment for these diseases may include antibiotics, antivirals, antifungals, antiparasitics, or other medications, depending on the type of agent causing the infection.

Synonyms
  • generalized infectious disease
  • generalized parasitic disease
  • infection
  • infectious or parasitic disease
Basic Lab Tests (measurements)

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