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​Conditions We Treat

Under some conditions, common organisms—such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, or parasites—can cause an infectious disease.

Experts at UPMC's Center for Care of Infectious Diseases​ diagnose and treat a broad range of infectious conditions and diseases, including:

  • Bloodstream infections
  • Bone and joint infections
  • C. difficile
  • Central nervous system infections
  • Endocarditis
  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Fungal infections
  • Hepatitis C co-infections
  • HIV infection and AIDS
  • Infections associated with medical devices and procedures
  • Infections associated with organ transplantation
  • Infections related to compromised immunity (prevention and treatment)
  • Meningitis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Parasitic diseases
  • Pneumonia
  • Postsurgical infections
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Tuberculosis
  • Viral infections

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UPMC Center for Care of Infectious Diseases
Falk Medical Building
Seventh Floor
3601 Fifth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Pittsburgh AIDS Center for Treatment (PACT) Clinic
Phone: 412-647-7228

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