An infectious disease specialist is a physician who specializes in the various infections that can affect the human body. An infectious disease specialist in Pakistan may also be known as an ID physician. There is a great deal of overlap with microbiologists who specialize in infections as well, although ID physicians tend to focus more clinically. Your infectious doctor specialist first has to determine the likely infection you may have, its severity, nature and then how best to manage it. History will focus on your symptoms, duration and severity of these. Past medical problems, medications, allergies and social history are also relevant.
Infectious disease specialist in Pakistan deals with the diseases like HIV, hepatitis B and C, TB, malaria, infectious fever and infections sometimes caused by some anti biotic.
Not everyone who has an infectious disease needs an infectious disease specialist. Your general internist or Primary Care Physician can take care of most infections, but sometimes specialized expertise is needed to either diagnose or manage specific infectious diseases. When a fever raises the suspicion that you may have an infection, when an infection is potentially serious, or when problems occur with treatment, it may be necessary to consult an infectious diseases specialist. Infectious doctor specialist in Pakistan specialists can provide special insight into tests that will be helpful in diagnosing and understanding the infection and preventing recurrent infections. Infectious disease specialist in Pakistan can often help determine what treatment you need, if any, and whether you should receive antibiotics. You may not require any treatment, but if you do, they may confer with your personal physician about which diagnostic testing and forms of treatment are best suited to your needs.
If you are hospitalized for an infection or acquire an infection while hospitalized, infectious doctor specialist in Pakistan will follow and help direct your hospital care. In some cases, they may continue to see you after you go home from the hospital.
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