Health Facts Plus: Bacterial Infections

Health Facts Plus: Bacterial Infections

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From the National Institutes of Health

Microbes in Sickness and in Health (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)

From Bacteria to Parasites: Understanding the Germs That Cause Infection (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)

AFB Culture (American Association for Clinical Chemistry) Blood Culture (American Association for Clinical Chemistry) Susceptibility Testing (American Association for Clinical Chemistry)

MedlinePlus: Antibiotics (National Library of Medicine)

MedlinePlus: Germs and Hygiene (National Library of Medicine)Also available in Spanish MedlinePlus: Infection Control (National Library of Medicine)Also available in Spanish Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (PPV23) (National Immunization Program) - Links to PDF Also available in Spanish

About Nontuberculous Mycobacteria (NTM) (National Jewish Medical and Research Center) Brucellosis (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Campylobacter Infections (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Also available in Spanish Cholera (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Also available in Spanish Glanders (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Helicobacter pylori Infections (H. pylori) (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Hot Tub Lung (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) JAMA Patient Page: Pneumococcal Diseases (American Medical Association) Also available in Spanish Leprosy (World Health Organization) Leptospirosis (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Melioidosis (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Q Fever (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) Septic Arthritis (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Shigellosis (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) Tularemia (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases) Typhoid Fever (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Vibrio Parahaemolyticus (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) Vibrio Vulnificus (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) What Is Hansen''s Disease? (FAQs) (Bureau of Primary Health Care) Yersinia Enterocolitica (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases)

Bacteria (American Society for Microbiology) Getting to Know "Friendly Bacteria": What Are Probiotics? (National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine) Viral Infections and Bacterial Infections: What''s the Difference? (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Virus or Bacterium? (American Society for Microbiology)

ClinicalTrials.gov: Bacterial Infections (National Institutes of Health)

National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases National Foundation for Infectious Diseases National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Blood Culture (Nemours Foundation) Campylobacter Infections (Nemours Foundation) Also available in Spanish Clostridial Infections (Nemours Foundation) Also available in Spanish Helicobacter pylori (Nemours Foundation) Shigella Infections (Nemours Foundation) Also available in Spanish What Are Germs? (Nemours Foundation) Also available in Spanish Yersiniosis (Nemours Foundation)

Shigellosis (Nemours Foundation) Why Should I Care about Germs? (Nemours Foundation)

Prevenção da Cólera (National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases) - In Portuguese

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The primary NIH organization for research on Bacterial Infections is the

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

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Date last updated: 03 January 2007 Topic last reviewed: 11 December 2006