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    • Viral Infections Anna-Liisa Kuslap 11a
    • Virus Rotavirus (computer reconstruction)
      • Causes viral infections
      • Virus survival
      • Kills or alters the cell’s function
      • Sometimes becomes cancerous
      • Wide range- from common cold to HIV.
      Opens the body to additional diseases Weakness Fatigue Fatigue Respiratory infection Fevers Fevers Common cold Immune system Bloodstream Upper respiratory tract
    • Diagnosing a viral infection
      • Listening to the patient’s symptoms
      • Blood, urine tests
      • Visual inspection
    • Complications
      • Elderly
      • Compromised immune system
      • Immunodeficient victims
              • Severe illness
              • Long term illness
              • Hospitalization
              • Death
    • Treatment options
      • Type of virus
      • Patient’s overall condition
      • Age
      • Affected area of the patient
      • Anti-viral medication
    • Viral infections should be diagnosed by a physician.
    • Thank you for listening. Questions?