Type of Physician: Infectious Disease Specialist
What is a Infectious Disease Specialist? A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine; practitioners deal with infectious diseases of all types and in all organs. AIDS patients and patients with fevers of unknown origin are often diagnosed and treated by these subspecialists. They are also experts in preventive medicine and medical conditions associated with travel.
Specialty: Infectious Disease
Infectious Disease Specialist Doctors in Odessa, TX
Scarlet Fever (Scarlatina)
Scarlet fever facts
- Scarlet fever is a bacterial infection caused by group A Streptococcus bacteria that results in a rash and fever.
- Group a beta hemolytic streptococci produce an erythrogenic toxin that causes scarl...
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