How does viral oral infection affect other conditions?

Advertisement
Advertisement

If you have a certain type of eczema and end up with some types of viral oral infections in the area of your eczema, you could be faced with a serious complication that can be fatal. Viral oral infections may also affect other conditions, like immune system problems. If you have issues with your immune system, you'll have a much harder time fighting the virus.

Continue Learning about Viral Infections

Viral Infections

Viral Infections

Viral infections like herpes simplex, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), chicken pox and rotavirus are infections caused by a virus instead of a bacterium. Viral infections do not respond to antibiotics, but some specific viruses ...

like influenza A and B can be treated with certain antiviral medications. Most commonly, treatment for viral infections includes drinking lots of fluids, getting rest, eating well and letting the illness run its course.
More

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.