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Q: After a person recovers from an infection why are they usually immune if they are exposed to the pathogen again?
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What is active acquired immunity?

Active acquired immunity is a type of immunity that results from the body's own immune system being activated to produce antibodies in response to exposure to a pathogen, such as through vaccination or recovering from an infection. This type of immunity provides long-lasting protection against future exposures to the same pathogen.

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How can you tell the difference between pain and infection from wisdom teeth?

Unless there is a nerve exposed, the pain typically comes from an infection. Depending on the circumstances, most dentist will not work on the tooth until the infection is taken care of first. The patient is usually given an antibiotic, which will take care of the infection, thus reducing the pain.

Is chronic arthritis usually resulting from bacterial invasion?

No Some forms of non chronic arthritiswhich do not usually cause damage to joints may be caused by infections. However osteoarthritis arthritis Gouty arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis have no connection with any known infection or pathogen.

What are disease-producing microorganisms called?

They are usually just called organisms or bacteria, virus, pathogen, or parasites.

What is leucocyte infection?

Leukocyte infection typically refers to a situation when white blood cells (leukocytes) are infected by a pathogen such as a virus or bacteria. This can affect the immune system's ability to fight off infections and can lead to various health complications. Medical attention is usually necessary to address leukocyte infections.

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the earth recovers from a flood by growing over the area. usually the water washes away.

Why does it hurt when you swallow?

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If you broke your toe and left it untreated could it cause infection throughout your entire body like having intense cranial pressure that feels like a sinus infection with no infection present?

Broken toes are usually very minor injuries and there are usually very few complications. If you break your toe and leave it untreated, it usually cannot cause infection throughout your entire body. However, open or compound toe fractures have the potential to cause infection because there is a break in the skin and the bone is exposed. Open toe fractures must be treated to prevent infection and can only be treated by a physician using antibiotics and surgery. If you have an open toe fracture or are worried about the possibility of infection, you need to see a physician as soon as possible.

Is Nosocomial infection a food infection?

It could be but usually is not. Nosocomial simply means that the infection [caused by any type of pathogen, including food-borne germs] was acquired in a health care setting, such as a hospital, lab, surgical center, doctor's office or clinic, etc. It could be viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic or any type of infection as long as it was "caught" in a health care location. Food-borne infections are very rare in the closely controlled kitchens of hospitals, but not unheard of.

What is the correlation with HIV and CD4 cells?

After infection, the CD4 count measured in blood generally reduces in the first month or two and then recovers, but not to the pre-infection level. Then, usually over many years the CD4 count reduces until HIV advances to cause symptoms. Anti-retroviral treatment stops the decline in CD4 cells which then usually recover and get stronger again. With HIV there is a lot of individual variability in how fast this takes. Some people need treatment soon after infection and other can still have a strong CD4 count after 15 years without treatment.