Actinomycosis: An infection that results from the bacteria sp. Actinomyces.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Actinomycosis is available below.
Symptoms of Actinomycosis
See full list of 17
symptoms of Actinomycosis
Treatments for Actinomycosis
Read more about treatments for Actinomycosis
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Actinomycosis:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Actinomycosis?
Read more about Deaths and Actinomycosis.
Diagnostic Tests for Actinomycosis
Read more about tests for Actinomycosis
Review possible medical complications related to Actinomycosis:
Causes of Actinomycosis
Read more about causes of Actinomycosis.
Disease Topics Related To Actinomycosis
Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Actinomycosis:
Actinomycosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Actinomycosis
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning)....read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Actinomycosis
Actinomycosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Actinomycosis
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Actinomycosis:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Actinomycosis,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Actinomycosis: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
More Actinomycosis animations & videos
Statistics for Actinomycosis
Actinomycosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Actinomycosis
Actinomycosis Message Boards
Related forums and medical stories:
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Actinomycosis, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Definitions of Actinomycosis:
Infections with bacteria of the genus ACTINOMYCES.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Actinomycosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Actinomycosis, or a subtype of Actinomycosis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Contents for Actinomycosis:
User Surveys and Discussion Forums
» Next page: What is Actinomycosis?
Medical Tools & Articles:
Tools & Services:
Forums & Message Boards
- Ask or answer a question at the Boards: