Author: Daisy Jane Antipuesto RN MN

Chlamydia Trachomatis

Chlamydia Trachomatis

Human beings are natural hosts for chlamydia trachomatis virus. It inhabits the eyes, vagina,cervix, penis, urethra and anus. It is transmitted by contact with fomites such as towels; through hand-and-mouth...

Treponema Pallidium

Treponema Pallidium

Treponema Pallidium is also known as Pale bacillus or Corkscrew bacillus. It is a spirochete that lives in mucus membranes of the throat, tongue, lips, breast, skin, blood and most...

Neisseria Gonorrhea

Neisseria Gonorrhea

Neisseria Gonorrhea Features Gram (-), kidney or coffee-bean shaped intracellular diplococci Usually killed when outside the human body Inhabits the eyes and genitor-urinary tract of both males and females Transmitted...

Candida Albicans

Candida Albicans

Candida Albicans is another form of an opportunistic fungi, along with Aspergillus fumigates. It is the most pathogenic among the other four Candida species.  C. Albicans causes Candidiasis . 1....

Acute Pancreatitis

Acute Pancreatitis

Acute Pancreatitis inflammation of the pancreas, ranging from mild edema to extensive hemorrhage, resulting from various insults to the pancreas. defined by a discrete episode of abdominal pain and serum...

hemophilia

Hemophilia Symptoms and Treatment

Usually an inherited, congenitalbleeding disorder characterized by lack of blood clotting factors, especially factors VIII and IX An X-linked disorder primarily affecting males; females act as carriers Occurs in 1 in 5000 males No racial...

Impetigo

Impetigo

Definition Impetigo is a superficial infection of the skin. It is an infectious disease transmitted only by direct contact from the affected person. This bacterial skin infection is also known...