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Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
   is caused by infection with   
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
AIDS
Actinobacillus
   is caused by infection with   
Actinomycetemcomitans
Acute Hemorrhagic Conjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie A-24 Virus
Or Enterovirus 70
Acute Hemorrhagic Conjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Enterovirus 70
And Coxsackie A-24 virus
Acute Hemorrhagic Cystitis
   is caused by infection with   
Adenovirus 11/21
Amoebic Keratitis
   is caused by infection with   
Acanthamoeba
Amoebic infection of the cornea is the most serious corneal infection, usually affecting contact lens wearers.
Anisakidosis
   is caused by infection with   
Anisakis Simplex
Aspergillosis
   is caused by infection with   
Aspergillus
Aka Aspergilloma
Athlete's Foot
   is caused by infection with   
Dermatophytes Fungus
Usually Trichophyton (T.) rubrum, Epidermophyton floccosum or # T. interdigitale, previously called T. mentagrophytes var. interdigitale
"Black Death" (plague)
   is caused by infection with   
Yersinia Pestis
Blastomycosis
   is caused by infection with   
Blastomyces Dermatitidis
Borna Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Borna Disease Virus
Botulism
   is caused by infection with   
Clostridium Botulinum
Brazilian Purpuric Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Haemophilus Aegyptius
Bronchiolitis
   is caused by infection with   
Parainfluenza Virus
And Respiratory syncytial virus
Bronchiolitis
   is caused by infection with   
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
And Parainfluenza virus
Brucellosis
   is caused by infection with   
Brucella Species
California Encephalitis
   is caused by infection with   
California Encephalitis Virus
Candidiasis
   is caused by infection with   
Candida Sp
Canine (Kennel) Cough
   is caused by infection with   
Bordetella Bronchiseptica Bacterium
Cat Scratch Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Bartonella Henselae
Cellulitis
   is caused by infection with   
Bacterial Sp.
Cervical Cancer
   is caused by infection with   
Human Papilloma Virus
Chancroid
   is caused by infection with   
Haemophilus Ducreyi
Chicken Pox
   is caused by infection with   
Varicella Zoster Virus
Chlamydia
   is caused by infection with   
Chlamydiae Trachomatis
Cholera
   is caused by infection with   
Vibrio Cholerae
Colorado Tick Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Colorado Tick Fever Virus
Conjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Adenovirus
Or Herpes Simplex Virus/Haemophilus aegyptius/Chlamydiae trachomatis
Conjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Chlamydiae Trachomatis
Or Adenovirus /Herpes Simplex Virus/Haemophilus aegyptius
Conjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Haemophilus Aegyptius
Or Chlamydiae trachomatis /Adenovirus /Herpes Simplex Virus
Conjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Herpes Simplex Virus
Or Haemophilus aegyptius/Chlamydiae trachomatis /Adenovirus
Cowpox
   is caused by infection with   
Vaccinia Virus
Croup, Infectious
   is caused by infection with   
Parainfluenza Viruses 1-3
Cryptosporidiosis
   is caused by infection with   
Cryptosporidium Coccidi
Or Cryptosporidium parvum
Cryptosporidiosis
   is caused by infection with   
Cryptosporidium Parvum
Or Cryptosporidium coccidi
Darling's Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Histoplasma Capsulatum
Dengue
   is caused by infection with   
Dengue Virus
Dermatomycoses
   is caused by infection with   
Dermatophytes Fungus
"Devil's Grip"(pleurodynia)
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie B
Diphtheria
   is caused by infection with   
Corynebacterium Diphtheriae
Dysentery
   is caused by infection with   
Shigella
Eastern Equine Encephalitis
   is caused by infection with   
EEE Virus
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Ebola Virus
Ehrlichiosis
   is caused by infection with   
Ehrlichia Sp.
Endemic Typhus
   is caused by infection with   
Rickettsia Typhi
Endocarditis
   is caused by infection with   
Various Bacterial Pathogens
Epiglottitis
   is caused by infection with   
Haemophilus Influenzae
Or Streptococcus pyogenes
Epiglottitis
   is caused by infection with   
Streptococcus Pyogenes
Or Haemophilus influenzae
"Fifth" Disease (erythema Infectiosum)
   is caused by infection with   
Parvovirus B19
"Flesh Eating Bacteria"/ Necrotizing Fasciitis (NF)
   is caused by infection with   
Group A Strep
Foot and Mouth Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie A-16 Virus
Gardener's Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Sporothrix Schenckii
Gas Gangrene
   is caused by infection with   
Clostridium Perfringens
Gastroenteritis
   is caused by infection with   
Norwalk Virus
Or rotavirus
Gastroenteritis
   is caused by infection with   
Rotavirus
Or Norwalk virus
Genital HSV
   is caused by infection with   
Herpes Simplex Virus
Giardiasis
   is caused by infection with   
Giardia Lamblia
Gilchrist's Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Blastomyces Dermatitidis
Gingivostomatitis
   is caused by infection with   
HSV-1
Gonorrhea
   is caused by infection with   
Neisseria Gonorrhoeae
Granuloma Inguinale
   is caused by infection with   
Calymmatobacterium Granulomatis
Hantaan-Korean Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Hantavirus
Hantavirus Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Hantavirus
Hepatitis A
   is caused by infection with   
Hepatitis A Virus
Hepatitis B
   is caused by infection with   
Hepatitis B Virus
Hepatitis C
   is caused by infection with   
Hepatitis C Virus
Hepatitis D
   is caused by infection with   
Hepatitis D Virus
Hepatitis E
   is caused by infection with   
Hepatitis E Virus
Herpangina
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie A (picornavirus)
Herpes, Genital
   is caused by infection with   
HSV-2
Herpes Labialis
   is caused by infection with   
HSV-1
Herpes, Neonatal
   is caused by infection with   
HSV-2 (herpesvirus)
Histoplasmosis
   is caused by infection with   
Histoplasma Capsulatum
HIV
   is caused by infection with   
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Impetigo
   is caused by infection with   
Staphylococcus Aureus
Or Streptococcus pyogenes
Impetigo
   is caused by infection with   
Streptococcus Pyogenes
Or Staphylococcus aureus
Infectious Myocarditis
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie B1-B5
Infectious Pericarditis
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie B1-B5 (Picornavirus)
Influenza
   is caused by infection with   
Influenza Viruses (Orthomyxovirus)
Japanese Encephalitis Virus
   is caused by infection with   
JEE Virus
Jock Itch
   is caused by infection with   
Dermatophytes Fungus
Junin Argentinian Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Juninvirus
Keratoconjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
Adenovirus
Or HSV-1 (Herpesvirus)
Keratoconjunctivitis
   is caused by infection with   
HSV-1 (Herpesvirus)
Or Adenovirus (Adenovirus)
LaCrosse Encephalitis
   is caused by infection with   
LaCross Virus
Lassa Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Lassavirus
Legionnaire's Disease (Legionnaire's Pneumonia)
   is caused by infection with   
Legionella Pneumophila
Leishmaniasis
   is caused by infection with   
Leishmania
Leprosy (Hansen's Disease)
   is caused by infection with   
Mycobacterium Leprae
Leptospirosis
   is caused by infection with   
Leptospira Interrogans
Listeriosis
   is caused by infection with   
Listeria Moncytogenes
Lyme Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Borrelia Burgdoferi
Machupo Bolivian Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Machupovirus
Malta Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Brucella Species
Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Marburg Virus
Measles
   is caused by infection with   
Rubeola Virus
Melioidosis
   is caused by infection with   
Pseudomonas Pseudomallei
Microsporidiosis
   is caused by infection with   
Microsporidia
Molluscum Contagiosum
   is caused by infection with   
Molluscum
Moniliasis
   is caused by infection with   
Candida Species (Yeast)
Mononucleosis
   is caused by infection with   
Epstein-Barr Virus
Mononucleosis-like Syndrome
   is caused by infection with   
CMV
Mumps
   is caused by infection with   
Mumps Virus
Nocardiosis
   is caused by infection with   
Nocardia
Orf
   is caused by infection with   
Orfvirus
Otitis Externa
   is caused by infection with   
Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
Otitis Media
   is caused by infection with   
Haemophilus Influenzae
Or Moraxella catarrhalis or Staphylococcus aureus (Bacterial) or Streptococcus pneunomiae
Otitis Media
   is caused by infection with   
Staphylococcus Aureus
(Bacterial) Or Haemophilus influenzae or Moraxella catarrhalis or Streptococcus pneunomiae
Otitis Media
   is caused by infection with   
Streptococcus Pneunomiae
Or Haemophilus influenzae or Moraxella catarrhalis or Staphylococcus aureus (Bacterial)
PCP
   is caused by infection with   
Pneumocystis Carinii
Peritonitis
   is caused by infection with   
Bacteriodes
Or Escherichia coli
Peritonitis
   is caused by infection with   
Escherichia Coli
Or Bacteriodes
Pertussis
   is caused by infection with   
Bordetella Pertussis
Phaeohyphomycosis
   is caused by infection with   
Dematiaceous Fungi
Pharyngoconjunctival Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Adenovirus 1-3 and 5
Phycomycosis
   is caused by infection with   
Mucor Species
Pleurodynia
   is caused by infection with   
Coxsackie B
Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia
   is caused by infection with   
Pneumocystis Carinii
Pneumonia, Viral
   is caused by infection with   
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Polio, Poliomyelitis
   is caused by infection with   
Poliovirus
Pontiac Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Legionella Pneumophila
Posadas-Werincke's Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Coccidioides Immites (fungal)
Progressive Multifocal Leukencephalopathy
   is caused by infection with   
JC Virus
Pseudomembranous Colitis
   is caused by infection with   
Clostridium Dificile
Psittacosis
   is caused by infection with   
Chlamydia Psittaci
Q Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Coxiella Burnetti
Rabies
   is caused by infection with   
Rabies Virus
Reticuloendotheliosis
   is caused by infection with   
Histoplasma Capsulatum
Rheumatic Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Streptococcus Pyogenes
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF)
   is caused by infection with   
Rickettsia Rickettsii
Roseola
   is caused by infection with   
HHV-6
Rubella
   is caused by infection with   
Rubivirus
Salmonellosis
   is caused by infection with   
Salmonella Species
In spring 2008 a Salmonellosis outbreak occured in the U.S. due to contaminated fresh jalapeƱo and serrano peppers from Mexico
Scabies
   is caused by infection with   
Sarcoptes Scabiei
Scarlet Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Streptococcus Pyogenes
Schistosomiasis
   is caused by infection with   
Schistosomiasis Mansoni
Scrub Typhus
   is caused by infection with   
Orientia Tsutsugamushi
Septic Arthritis
   is caused by infection with   
Neisseria Gonorrhoeae
Or Staphylococcus aureus
Septic Arthritis
   is caused by infection with   
Staphylococcus Aureus
Or Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
   is caused by infection with   
Coronavirus
Shigellosis
   is caused by infection with   
Shigella Species
Shingles (zoster)
   is caused by infection with   
Varicella Zoster Virus (Herpesvirus)
Shipping Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Pasteurella Multocida
San Joaquin Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Coccidioides Immitis (Bacterial)
"Slapped Cheek" Disease (erythema Infectiosum)
   is caused by infection with   
Parvovirus B19
Smallpox
   is caused by infection with   
Variola Virus
Sporotrichosis
   is caused by infection with   
Sporothrix Schencki
St. Louis Encephalitis
   is caused by infection with   
SLE Virus
Strongyloidiasis
   is caused by infection with   
Strongyloides Stercoralis
Syphilis
   is caused by infection with   
Treponema Pallidum
Temporal Lobe Encephalitis
   is caused by infection with   
HSV-1 (Herpesvirus)
Tetanus
   is caused by infection with   
Clostridium Tetani
Thrombophlebitis
   is caused by infection with   
Staphylococcus Spe
Toxic Shock Syndrome
   is caused by infection with   
Staphylococcus Aureus
Or Streptococcus pyogenes
Toxic Shock Syndrome
   is caused by infection with   
Streptococcus Pyogenes
Or Staphylococcus aureus
Toxoplasmosis
   is caused by infection with   
Toxoplasma Gondii
Trachoma
   is caused by infection with   
Chlamydiae Trachomatis
Trichinosis
   is caused by infection with   
Trichinella Spiralis
Trichomoniasis
   is caused by infection with   
Trichomonas Vaginalis
Tuberculosis
   is caused by infection with   
Mycobacterium Tuberculosis
Tularemia
   is caused by infection with   
Francisella Tularensis
Typhoid Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Salmonella Typhi
Typhus
   is caused by infection with   
Rickettsia Prowazekii
Undulant Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Brucella Species
Urethritis
   is caused by infection with   
Chlamydiae Trachomatis
(Bacterial) Or Trichomonas vaginalis (Protozoan)/Herpes Simplex Virus (Herpesvirus)/Ureaplasma urealyticum (Mycoplasma)
Urethritis
   is caused by infection with   
Herpes Simplex Virus
(Herpes virus) Or Trichomonas vaginalis (Protozoan) or Ureaplasma urealyticum (Mycoplasma) or Chlamydia trachomatis (Bacterial)
Urethritis
   is caused by infection with   
Trichomonas Vaginalis
(Protozoan) Or Herpes Simplex Virus (Herpesvirus) or Ureaplasma urealyticum (Mycoplasma) or Chlamydia trachomatis (Bacterial)
Urethritis
   is caused by infection with   
Ureaplasma Urealyticum
(Mycoplasma) Or Herpes Simplex Virus (Herpesvirus) Or Trichomonas vaginalis (Protozoan) or or Chlamydia trachomatis (Bacterial)
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
   is caused by infection with   
Various Bacterial Pathogens
Vaginosis
   is caused by infection with   
Bacteroides Species
Or Gardnerella vaginalis
Vaginosis
   is caused by infection with   
Gardnerella Vaginalis
Or Bacteroides species
Western Equine Encephalitis
   is caused by infection with   
WEE Virus
Whooping Cough
   is caused by infection with   
Bordetella Pertussis
Wool Sorters' Disease
   is caused by infection with   
Bacillus Anthracis
Yellow Fever
   is caused by infection with   
Yellow Fever Virus
Zygomycosis
   is caused by infection with   
Mucor Species


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