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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesl Venter
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Airways: In respiratory tract secretions. Transmission through contact or droplet spread.

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
Pediatrics 41 years experience
Roseola is: a viral illness. It is not contagious once the symptoms develop but is before they do so it is difficult to stop spread. It lasts about a week at the... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
No: Molluscum is on skin only. Once the lesions are removed it does not recur. All the lesions need to be removed either by liquid nitrogen, Aldara (imiqu... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Brodsky
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 42 years experience
You can kiss again: It is not the virus itself that "stays" in your body forever, but the response the body has to the virus (the antibodies) that stay in the body almost... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
Yes, most likely: Viral meningitis usually lasts from 7-10 days. If she is without symptoms and able to resume her activities without pain or disability, i would say sh... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Haresh Jhangiani
Hematology and Oncology 33 years experience
Precaution: yes u r right there are no Hep A carriers the personis contagious during active infection CDC does not permit Hep A pts donate blood .... precautiona... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
Infectious Disease 23 years experience
Ecology of viruses: Viruses, like many other living things, are just looking for a 'home'. All of life is like that -and we can find viruses affecting not just humans but... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Virus: There is a viral genome in a nucleocapsid and a membrane envelope surrounds that.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Toxic to viruses: Interferons are directly toxic to viruses; i cannot comment on the exact mechanism, however.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yes: could have bacterial, parasitic or fungal infection. Illness might not even be caused by an infection.

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