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Smallpox: Introduction

Smallpox: Dangerous virus now almost eliminated worldwide by vaccination. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Smallpox is available below.

Symptoms of Smallpox

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Smallpox:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Smallpox?

Smallpox: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Smallpox.

Alternative Treatments for Smallpox

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Smallpox may include:

  • Variolinum nosode homeopathic prevention and treatment
  • Malandrinum homeopathic prevention and treatment
  • Kali muriaticum homeopathic prevention and treatment
  • more treatments »

Smallpox: Complications

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Causes of Smallpox

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Disease Topics Related To Smallpox

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Misdiagnosis and Smallpox

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Smallpox: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

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Smallpox: Animations

Research about Smallpox

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Clinical Trials for Smallpox

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Smallpox include:

Prevention of Smallpox

Prevention information for Smallpox has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Smallpox.

Statistics for Smallpox

Smallpox: Broader Related Topics

Smallpox Message Boards

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User Interactive Forums

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Definitions of Smallpox:

An acute, highly contagious, often fatal infectious disease caused by an orthopoxvirus characterized by a biphasic febrile course and distinctive progressive skin eruptions. Vaccination has succeeded in eradicating smallpox worldwide. (Dorland, 28th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

A highly contagious viral disease characterized by fever and weakness and skin eruption with pustules that form scabs that slough off leaving scars - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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