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Glossary for Nursing home acquired pneumonia

Medical terms related to Nursing home acquired pneumonia or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Chills: Excessive feeling of coldness.
  • Cytomegalovirus: A easily transmissible viral infection that is common but generally causes no symptoms except in infants and people with weakened immune systems.
  • Death: The loss of life.
  • Death-related symptoms: Symptoms related to death or dying.
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Ear symptoms: Symptoms affecting the ear or hearing
  • Encephalitis: Infection of the brain (as a symptom)
  • Energy symptoms: Symptoms related to levels of energy.
  • Flu-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to flu including fever
  • Headache: Pain affecting the head or brain area.
  • Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body
  • Levofloxacin -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Levofloxacin during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
  • Rocephin -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Rocephin (an antibiotic) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Type A influenza subtype H1: The H1 subtype of influenza is a strain of the type A influenza virus that can cause cause serious illness and result in pandemics. Influenza is viral respiratory infection. The virus is very contagious and can cause severe illness especially in patients who are very young or old or have some other medical condition as well. The severity of symptoms can vary but usually involves respiratory and constitutional (e.g. headache, aching muscles) symptoms. The influenza virus can mutate and produce different strains though the symptoms are the same. This frequent mutation means that people need regular vaccinations to ensure they are protected against new strains as they arise.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nursing home acquired pneumonia:

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