Infectious disease (medical specialty)

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Infectious disease, an aa kent as infectious diseases, infectious medicine, infectious disease medicine or infectiology, is a medical specialty dealin wi the diagnosis, control an treatment o infections.

Infectious disease (infectiology)
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Gram stain o bacteria: a test frequently performed in infectiology
Signeeficant diseasesInfections, e.g. osteomyelitis, pneumonia, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, influenza, an aa public heal issues e.g. epidemics, antimicrobial resistance, bioterrorism
Signeeficant testsGram stainin, microbiological culturs (includin bluid culturs), serological tests, genoteepin, polymerase cheen reaction (PCR), medical eemagin
SpecialistInfectious disease specialist, Infectiologist