Unit 20 Causes and Spread of Infection Hsc3045 Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma
Unit 20 Causes and Spread of Infection
1.1 See worksheet.
1.2 Identify common illnesses and infections caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites.
Bacteria - sore throat, tuberculosis, bubonic plague, whooping cough, anthrax.Viruses – flu, AIDS, HIV, hepatitis b, common cold, Fungi – thrush, ringworm, anthrax, madurella mycetoma, athlete's foot.
Parasites – worms, malaria, sleeping sickness, river blindness, elephantiasis, katamaya fever, body / head lice, amoebiasis.
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