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Which of the following are symptoms of influenza infection?

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How are COVID-19 and influenza viruses similar?

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What was a major effect of the 1918 influenza pandemic?

[ad_1] Is Spanish flu the same as Covid-19? The 1918 influenza affected less than half of the countries and the most vulnerable groups are healthy adults between the ages of 25 years and 40 years, while COVID-19 has affected nearly all countries and the most vulnerable group are adults above 65 years of age with […]

What is the difference between influenza and Haemophilus influenzae?

[ad_1] What antibiotics treat Haemophilus influenzae? An antibiotic, such as ceftriaxone, cefotaxime, or cefuroxime, is given. Other infections due to Haemophilus influenzae are treated with various antibiotics given by mouth. They include amoxicillin/clavulanate, azithromycin, cephalosporins, fluoroquinolones, and clarithromycin. How contagious is Haemophilus influenzae? Carriers of Hib are infectious as long as organisms are present in […]