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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) 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 Factsheet

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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-Barr syndrome - Lab Tests Online AU

Also known as: Infectious polyneuritis, acute inflammatory polyneuropathy, Landry-Guillain-Barr syndrome

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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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Managing acute pulmonary oedema | Issue 2 | Volume 40 | Australian Prescriber | Australian Prescriber

In an area of limited clinical evidence, what are the first-line treatments for acute pulmonary oedema?

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Tasmanian Infection Prevention and Control | Public Health

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Cardiolipin - Lab Tests Online AU

To help investigate inappropriate blood clot formation, to help determine the cause of recurrent miscarriage, or as part of an evaluation for antiphospholipid syndrome

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D-dimer - Lab Tests Online AU

When you have symptoms of a disease or condition that causes acute and/or chronic inappropriate blood clot formation such as: DVT (deep vein thrombosis), PE (pulmonary embolism), or DIC (disseminated intravascular coagulation), and to monitor the progress and treatment of DIC and other thrombotic conditions

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