Cold And Flu

Cold and Flu Treatments for Brevard County, FL.

Cold and Flu Treatments 2017-07-18T18:04:38+00:00

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Cold and Flu Treatments

The symptoms of the common cold are believed to be primarily related to the immune response to the virus. The mechanism of this immune response is virus specific. For example, the rhinovirus is typically acquired by direct contact; it binds to human ICAM-1 receptors through unknown mechanisms to trigger the release of inflammatory mediators. These inflammatory mediators then produce the symptoms.

It does not generally cause damage to the nasal epithelium. The respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), on the other hand, is contracted by direct contact and airborne droplets. It then replicates in the nose and throat before frequently spreading to the lower respiratory tract. RSV does cause epithelium damage Human parainfluenza virus typically results in inflammation of the nose, throat, and bronchi. In young children when it affects the trachea it may produce the symptoms of croup due to the small size of their airways.

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Brevard County Dairy Road Urgent Care Doctors

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Miguel Lorente, M.D.
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Dr. Lorente is the owner and director of Dairy Road Urgent Care. He is a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician.
Miguel Lorente, M.D.
Tiffany Carillet
Tiffany Carillet Certified Physician Assistant
2003 graduate of Alderson-Broaddus, experienced in Internal Medicine, Women’s Health, Urgent Care…
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Kim Prough
Kim ProughCertified Physician Assistant
Kim Prough is a 2001 graduate of the University of North Dakota with years of experience in Emergency Medicine.
Kim Prough PA-C
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This place is the best. They’re so kind, professional, and fast. I would recommend them to anyone, old, young, or in between.

Staff is very friendly. I’ve never had to wait long. Doctors and PA’s really listen to you. They also follow up with detailed questions to get to the problem. I’ve never felt like they were rushed or disinterested. They are my 1st choice for urgent care.

My visits here for me and my children have all been helpful, good visits so far, a lot better than our experience at DOCCS.

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Brevard County Dairy Road Urgent Care Facilities

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