Acinetobacter is a bacteria found in soil and water. It is also present in a hospital environment. These bacteria cause diseases such as Pneumonia and Meningitis. It typically infects patients in the Intensive Care Unit. This infection can spread easily in patients with a weak immune system and who’s very ill.
Acinetobacter Baumanni is one of the species of bacteria. It has a record of 80% reported condition of infection. The following are the diseases caused by these bacteria:
The following are the symptoms of having this condition:
TRANSMISSION OF ACINETOBACTER INFECTION
This infection has a low risk to a healthy person. An unhealthy person is the one who gets transmitted to this disease. The following are at risk:
Other hospitalized patients have a greater risk of this infection. This can lead to other diseases. This condition may transmit to a patient by:
The bacteria can live on the human skin. It can survive in our environment for several days. Strict attention must apply to get rid of the infection. The following are the proper hygiene:
The prescribed drug in treating this condition is antibiotics. Doctors may prescribe the following drugs:
The above medication will help you in treating your condition. Taking too much of doses can create another disease.