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Infectious diseases

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Acute bronchitis (chest infection)

Antibiotics

Bronchiolitis

Campylobacter

Cellulitis

Chickenpox & shingles

Clostridium difficile infection (CDI)

Cold sores

Colds & sinusitis

Conjunctivitis

Cryptosporidium

Diarrhoea & vomiting (gastroenteritis)

E.coli

Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBL)

Flu (influenza)

Fungal skin infections

Giardia

Glandular fever

Haemophilus influenzae (Hib)

Hand, foot, & mouth disease

Hepatitis

HIV & Aids

Impetigo (school sores)

Infective endocarditis

Legionnaires' disease (legionellosis)

Lice, mites, & bugs

Measles

Meningitis (meningococcal disease)

Molluscum contagiosum

MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)

Mumps

Multi-drug-resistant organisms (MDRO)

Norovirus

ORF virus disease

Poliomyelitis (Polio)

Rheumatic fever & rheumatic heart disease

Rotavirus

Rubella & women

Salmonella

Shigella

Slapped cheek disease

Sore throats & tonsillitis

Staphylococcus

Syphilis

Threadworms

Tuberculosis (TB)

Vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE)

Viral meningitis

Whooping cough (Bordetella pertussis)

Yersinia

Zika virus

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