Describe the major differences in how a viral infection is treated and how a bacterial infection is treated.

by Sao
(Salt Lake City, Utah, USA)

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vaccines vs antibiotics
by: Anonymous

I think a main difference is that most viruses if they can be treated beyond symptomatic drug therapy are treated with a vaccine either preexposure or post. Bacterial infections often are treated with antibiotics or antitoxin drugs. Both virus and bacterial infections are controlled with sanitation and symptomatic therapy.

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