Types Of Viral Diseases

Categorizing virus infections using the organ system that is affected most frequently (eg. As lungs, GI tract, skin, liver, central nervous system, mucous membranes) may be clinically useful, although certain viral diseases (eg. As mumps) hard are to be categorized. Many specific viruses and the diseases they cause are discussed elsewhere in the MSD Manual. Respiratory infections The most common viral infections are likely nonspecific respiratory infections ( “URI”). Respiratory…

September 3, 2018