MIC 330 HW January 27 2011-1

MIC 330 HW January 27 2011-1 - ARUMUGAM SHANTHINI GROUP 1...

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ARUMUGAM SHANTHINI GROUP 1 A14 HW GEN INFO SECT 1 Name of Disease: African Trypanosomiasis Botulism Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Rotavirus Yellow fever Agent Trypanosoma brucei parasite Clostridium botulinum Hepatitis A virus Hepatitis B virus Viral Protein Yellow fever virus Spore former (in spore form) Protozoa Bacterium Virus Virus Virus Virus Natural Reservoir Wild animals Honey for Infants and the soil dwelling C. botulinum bacterium Humans but also seen in monkeys Humans Animals; not any humans Animals; not any humans Incubation Period 3 weeks 3 to 5 days 2 to 6 weeks Weeks to months 2 days 3 to 6 days Mode of Transmissi on Bite of tsetse fly, blood transfusion, mother to child infection Colonized with bacterium, Ingestion of toxin, wound contaminatio n of bacterium Ingestion of contaminate d food and direct contacted with infected people Exposure to infectious blood, blood transfussion, sexual contact with infected Fecal matter and oral Bite of yellow fever mosquito Aedes albopictus Risk
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