Tuberculosis of bones is a disease of the musculoskeletal system of a person, for which the progressive destruction of bones is characteristic. This disease leads to anatomical and functional disorders of the affected parts of the skeleton. Bovine tuberculosis is the most common form of tuberculosis after pulmonary tuberculosis. Most often, the pathological process develops in the spine, but occurs in other parts of the musculoskeletal system. Continue reading
Tuberculosis has been known to mankind since the Stone Age, but even modern society is not immune from this ailment. Today, March 24, World Tuberculosis Day: in Ukraine, the disease is not uncommon, unfortunately. Since 1995 in the country, this disease has the character of an epidemic. Continue reading
Mite encephalitis is an infectious viral disease that affects mainly the central nervous system of a person and is transmitted through bites of ticks. This virus is sensitive to environmental factors and dies in boiling water, at the heat treatment, under the influence of household disinfectants. In the spring, when ticks become most active, and their bites are quite frequent, the risk of infection with tick-borne encephalitis increases significantly. So you have to be very careful while staying in nature. Continue reading
Today, the cholera epidemic is raging in Yemen, the world health system headed by the WHO pays much attention to this problem. This fact raises the question of what cholera is, why is it real in the 21st century and is it dangerous for the inhabitants of Ukraine?
Cholera: What is this illness, what are its symptoms and its consequences? Continue reading
Infectious arthritis is a severe illness characterized by joint damage, manifested in severe pain syndrome, edema, fever. In this case, multiple lesions are often affected by several joints. Infectious arthritis occurs at any age: adults often suffer hands or knee joints, children are more likely to be affected by several joints (knee, hip, shoulder). Continue reading