Portrait of a patient with an infectious pathology


The article continues the interdisciplinary educational dialogue between the infectious disease specialist and the therapist and aims to raise the awareness of therapists in the diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. Briefly presented are the most common clinical symptoms encountered in infectious diseases.

Keywords:infectious diseases, outpatient appointment, symptoms

Funding. The article had no sponsor support.

Conflict of interests. The authors declare no conflict of interests.

Acknowledgments. Knorring G.Yu. for help in working on the article.

For citation: Dudina K.R., Vertkin A.L., Nosova A.V. Portrait of a patient with an infectious pathology. Infektsionnye bolezni: novosti, mneniya, obuchenie [Infectious Diseases: News, Opinions, Training]. 2020; 9 (3): 88-95. DOI: https://doi.org/10.33029/2305-3496-2020-9-3-88-95 (in Russian)


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Yushchuk Nikolay Dmitrievich
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, head of the Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Department, President of the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry named after A.I. Evdokimov, Board member of the National Scientific Infectiologists? Society.

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