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Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)

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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome SARS

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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) | myVMC

The lungs the severe acute respiratory syndrome is caused by an infection with the SARS virus

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Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) case definition

This document contains the case definitions for Severe acute respiratory syndrome which is nationally notifiable within Australia. This definition should be used to determine whether a case should be notified.

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Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Factsheet

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Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS, Acute Alveolar Injury, Traumatic Wet Lungs) | myVMC

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a disease of the lungs

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MERS coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - Factsheets

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) was identified in 2012. It has caused severe respiratory illness and death in people from several countries. There has been limited spread from infected people to others, particularly in hospitals and other health care settings.

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Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) | myVMC

Guillain-Barre syndrome is a disorder caused by damage to the myelin sheath around nerves

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Guillain-Barr syndrome - Lab Tests Online AU

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Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (HUS) | myVMC

Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome is a disorder marked by kidney failure, hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopaenia (platelet deficiency), coagulation defects, and variable nervous system disorders

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Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) - including symptoms, treatment and prevention :: SA Health

Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) is a respiratory illness caused by a new coronavirus (MERS-CoV) that first appeared in Saudi Arabia in 2012

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