Acinetobacter Infection

Below you will find more information about Acinetobacter Infection from Medigest. If you believe that you are suffering from any of the symptoms of Acinetobacter Infection it is important that you obtain an accurate diagnosis from a medical professional to ensure that you obtain the correct medication or treatment for your condition. There are medical conditions that carry similar symptoms associated with Acinetobacter Infection and therefore the information provided by Medigest is offered as a guideline only and should never be used in preference to seeking professional medical advice. The information relating to Acinetobacter Infection comes from a third party source and Medigest will not be held liable for any inaccuracies relating to the information shown.

Definition

Acinetobacter refers to a particular group of bacteria that is commonly found in soil as well as in water. It can also thrive in the healthy skins of people, especially among healthcare personnel, causing all types of diseases. The acinetobacter infection is mostly contracted inside a healthcare facility.

Symptoms and Signs

Acinetobacter causes a large variety of diseases that can range from pneumonia to serious wound or blood infections. Symptoms vary depending on the acquired disease or medical condition.

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