ReviewChapter14 - September 3, the boy had been scratched...

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What is the difference between etiology and pathogenesis? What is the difference between infection and disease? What is the difference between chronic and acute disease? How can a local infection become a systemic infection? Name one disease transmitted by each of the following categories: Direct contact Indirect contact Insect vectors Droplet Vehicle (water or food) Airborne On September 6, a 6-year-old boy experienced fever, chills, and vomiting. On September 7, he was hospitalized with diarrhea and swollen lymph nodes under both arms. On
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Unformatted text preview: September 3, the boy had been scratched and bitten by a cat. The cat was found dead on September 5, and Yersinia pestis was isolated from the cat. was administered to the boy from September 7, when Y. pestis was isolated from him. On September 17, the boys temperature returned to normal; and on September 22, he was released from the hospital. Name the 5 periods of disease development and state what dates they apply in this case....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course MICR 130 taught by Professor Umemoto during the Fall '09 term at University of Hawaii, Manoa.

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