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Is it possible to contract infectious diseases while waiting in the emergecy department?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

Especially some of the childhood diseases that are supposed to be immunized for, with measles and chickenpox high up on the list. During its short run, the SARS coronavirus also spread in ER waiting rooms.

Answered Mar 21, 2020

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