Bacterial Diseases and Infections Directory
Find out more about various types of bacterial infections and diseases from around the world. If you're a world traveler, we have information about various types of bacteria that can cause infections from the tropics to the mountains. News, articles and topic overviews on bacterial infections and diseases.
Typhus: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prevention
A guide to the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of typhus.
What to Know About the Klebsiella Pneumoniae Superbug
Klebsiella pneumoniae can cause serious infections -- and not just pneumonia. Learn what it is and how to treat it.
Fish-handler's disease occurs when cuts or scrapes in the skin become infected with the bacteria Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. WebMD explains.
What Is Leptospirosis?
Leptospirosis is caused by a bacteria carried by animals and found in soil and water. Here’s what you need to know about this disease.