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An infection occurs when germs enter the body, increase in number, and cause a reaction of the body. Three things are necessary for an infection to occur: Source: Places where infectious agents (germs) live (e.g., sinks, surfaces, human skin)


  • Fever (this is sometimes the only sign of an infection).
  • Chills and sweats.
  • Change in cough or a new cough.
  • Sore throat or new mouth sore.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Nasal congestion.
  • Stiff neck.
  • Burning or pain with urination.


  • oral – tablets, capsules or liquids that treat most mild to moderate infections.
  • topical – creams, lotions, sprays or drops that treat skin infections.
  • injections – given directly into the blood or muscle for more serious infections.


  • Blood tests. A technician obtains a sample of blood by inserting a needle into a vein, usually in the arm.
  • Urine tests. This painless test requires you to urinate into a container. …
  • Throat swabs. …
  • Stool sample. …
  • Spinal tap (lumbar puncture).