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Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience in Infectious Disease
Enjoy your dinner: Clostridium difficile is acquired by ingesting the spore form of the organism. These spores form from the bacteria in stool. If you've been treated ... Read More

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Skin flora: Staphylococcus haemolyticus and staph saprophyticus are bacteria that live on the skin. When they're found in the urine in a man, it's usually because ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
UTIs: Nope. Not likely.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
36 years experience in Family Medicine
No: If you mean myasthenia gravis, it is not contagious. It is an autoimmune problem that has a relationship to the thymus. Some other neuromuscular probl ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience in Infectious Disease
It sure can :>: It's among the best contagions to catch :>.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Nolan
34 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Lymph edema: It is never contagious.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes, it's contagious: Athlete's foot is caused by a fungus, often the t. Rubrum fungus. It is somewhat contagious and can be spread to other parts of the feet or to other p ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Viral Illnesses: There may be a variety of answers to this question, but early is always thought to be the time one is most contagious. So, two days before you are at ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Absolutely: The epstein-barr virus can be spread by a person does not appear sick. People who have an epstein-barr virus infection continue to carry the virus in ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Sarcoidosis: This granulomatous disorder is of unknown etiology. There is no evidence of person to person communicability.

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