TheDepartment of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases caused by microorganisms such as bacteria, virus, parasite or fungus.
Medicine Hospital's Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology treats and follows up outpatients first and then makes a decision about the need for hospitalization if necessary. In addition, patients hospitalized in other departments of our hospital are treated and followed up for any potential infection, too.
Affiliated to our department, the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory performs tests for the detection of any microorganism that causes a disease. The Clinical Microbiology Laboratory also deals with tests for Bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology and serology (the discipline that researches antibodies produced against microorganisms in blood).
Medicine Hospital's Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology additionally develops strategies and takes measures for the prevention of any hospital-acquired infection.