What is Sars?

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a highly contagious, serious and potentially life-threatening form of pneumonia. SARS is caused by the SARS coronavirus (SARS CoV). There are a large number of coronaviruses linked to infections in humans and animals.

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i have no e mail. i am looking for info on corona virus, talked about in the news, non existant in any website like i.e. WWW.WWWW.WW or mayo...

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Coronaviruses belong to the family Coronaviridae.
These are enveloped viruses with a RNA genome.The genomic size of...

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Hello Dr.
I had marriage before 2 months i.e october 22/2012.
Now my wife i pregnant.
Now the 5th week is running of her pregnancy.
Today we have...

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Thanks for writing to us with your health concern.
Can you please upload the ultrasound scan report ?
At 5 weeks, generally heartbeat is not...

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I want to know what virus or fungus could cause death within ten days in an otherwise healthy man of 69. He had a high fever 102, burning pain on...

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Brief Answer:
H1N1, type of influenza virus can cause such rapidly progressive disease.

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