These one-cell organisms are responsible for illnesses such as strep throat, urinary tract infections and tuberculosis.
Even smaller than bacteria, viruses cause a multitude of diseases ranging from the common cold to AIDS.
What skin diseases are caused by bacteria?
Which bacteria cause skin infection?
- Furunculosis (boils) and abscesses.
- Impetigo (school sores) and ecthyma.
- Methicillin (meticillin) resistant Staph. aureus.
- Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome.
- Toxic shock syndrome.
- Tropical pyomyositis.
- Botryomycosis (pyoderma vegetans)
What common diseases are caused by bacteria?
- Infectious disease.
What are 10 diseases caused by bacteria?
- strep throat.
- bacterial urinary tract infections (UTIs), often caused by coliform bacteria.
- bacterial food poisoning, often caused by E. coli, Salmonella, or Shigella.
- bacterial cellulitis, such as due to Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
- bacterial vaginosis.
What disease does virus cause?
Viruses cause familiar infectious diseases such as the common cold, flu and warts. They also cause severe illnesses such as HIV/AIDS, smallpox, and Ebola. Viruses are like hijackers. They invade living, normal cells and use those cells to multiply and produce other viruses like themselves.