An infectious disease is a clinically evident disease resulting from the presence of pathogenic microbial agents, including pathogenic viruses, bacteria, fungi, parasites, and aberrant proteins known as prions. Infectious diseases are usually qualified as contagious due to their potential of transmission from one person or species to another. Transmission may occur through diverse pathways such as contaminated objects, airborne inhalation, sexual contact or through vector-borne spread.
quinta-feira, 28 de junho de 2007
Dr. Jorge Sampaio
Na proxima 4f (4.7.2007) irá realizar-se uma reunião sobre TB na aula Magna do Hospital Santa Maria tendo como convidado o Dr Jorge Sampaio. A reunião terá início por volta das 11h (hora a confirmar posteriormente).