Nga Pham, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

Nga Pham

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Pertussis

Pertussis Synonyms Bordetella Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis are known to cause clinical symptoms in humans. Related Conditions Whooping cough, “100 days cough”, necrotizing pneumonia, respiratory tract infection with paroxysmal cough, respiratory failure, pulmonary hypertension 1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know Pertussis typically manifests as a cough illness with three…

CNS infections in the infant/child, CNS infection, meningitis, encephalitis, encephalopathy, myelitis, abscess

Central Nervous System Infection in Infants and Children Synonyms CNS infection, meningitis, encephalitis, encephalopathy, myelitis, abscess Related Conditions Subarachnoid space infection (meningitis), CSN parenchyma (encephalitis, myelitis, abscess) 1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know Infections of the CNS are among the most devastating infectious diseases and a major cause of death…

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