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  • 181contagious, infectious — These words have precise scientific meanings, but in everyday usage they are often confused. As for illness, a contagious disease is one communicated or transferred by contact; an infectious disease is indirectly communicated by such agencies as… …

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  • 182National Center for Disease Control and Public Health (Georgia (country)) — National Center for Disease Control and Public Health is a national agency of the country of Georgia, under the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs. It is based in the capital Tbilisi. The NCDC is tasked with protecting the public s… …

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  • 183Horizontal disease transmission — is the transmission of an infectious disease or pathogen from one individual to another in the same generation. [http://www.online medical dictionary.org/Horizontal+Disease+Transmission.asp?q=Horizontal+Disease+Transmission Horizontal Disease… …

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  • 184Wildlife disease — Wildlife, domestic animals and humans share a large and increasing number of infectious diseases. The continued globalization of society, human population growth, and associated landscape changes further enhances the interface between wildlife,… …

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  • 185communicable disease — noun a disease that can be communicated from one person to another • Hypernyms: ↑disease • Hyponyms: ↑contagious disease, ↑contagion, ↑infectious disease, ↑cold, ↑common cold * * * noun …

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  • 186Blood-borne disease — A blood borne disease is one that can be spread by contamination by blood.The most common examples are HIV, hepatitis B, hepatitis C and viral haemorrhagic fevers.Diseases that are not usually transmitted directly by blood contact, but rather by… …

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  • 187lumpy skin disease — n a highly infectious disease of African cattle that is caused by a poxvirus (genus Capripoxvirus), is marked by mild fever, loss of weight, and the development of inflammatory nodules in the skin and mucous membranes tending to become necrotic… …

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  • 188Bang's disease — noun an infectious disease of domestic animals often resulting in spontaneous abortion; transmittable to human beings • Syn: ↑brucellosis, ↑contagious abortion • Hypernyms: ↑zoonosis, ↑zoonotic disease * * * noun also …

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  • 189epidemic disease — noun any infectious disease that develops and spreads rapidly to many people • Hypernyms: ↑infectious disease • Hyponyms: ↑plague, ↑pestilence, ↑pest, ↑pestis, ↑epidemic pleurodynia, ↑ep …

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  • 190rickettsial disease — noun infectious disease caused by ticks or mites or body lice infected with rickettsial bacteria • Syn: ↑rickettsiosis • Hypernyms: ↑infectious disease • Hyponyms: ↑typhus, ↑typhus fever, ↑spotted fever …

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  • 191International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases — The ICEID or International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases is a conference for public health professionals on the subject of emerging infectious diseases.From CDC page for ICEID [ [http://www.cdc.gov/iceid/ CDC] CDC page for ICEID]… …

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  • 192Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital — Fairfield Infectious Diseases Hospital, originally called the Queens Memorial Hospital , operated from 1904 to its closure in 1996. Perched high on the banks of the Yarra River at Yarra Bend in the inner Melbourne suburb of Fairfield, it… …

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  • 193Neuromuscular disease — Classification and external resources MeSH D009468 Neuromuscular disease is a very broad term that encompasses many diseases and ailments that either directly, via intrinsic muscle pathology, or indirectly, via nerve pathology, impair the …

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  • 194Obstructive lung disease — Classification and external resources MeSH D008173 Obstructive lung disease is a category of respiratory disease characterized by airway obstruction. It is generally characterized by inflamed and easily collapsible airways, obstruction to airflow …

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  • 195Nail disease — or disorder Classification and external resources Onychia without granuloma ICD 10 L …

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  • 196Breast disease — Classification and external resources ICD 10 N60 N64 ICD 9 …

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  • 197Hair disease — Classification and external resources Hair follicle ICD 10 L63 …

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  • 198renal system disease — Introduction  any of the diseases or disorders that affect the human excretory system. They include benign and malignant tumours, infections and inflammations, and obstruction by calculi.       Diseases can have an impact on the elimination of… …

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  • 199Male genital disease — Classification and external resources ICD 10 N40 N51 ICD 9 600 608 …

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  • 200Nervous system disease — Classification and external resources ICD 10 G00 G99 ICD 9 …

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