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I ve bronciectasis, does that mean i ve chronic infection in lungs? and am i contageous to others, ie while kissing, sharing water cup, thanks

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Not contageous: Bonchiectasis is generally not contageous. But you need to see your doctor about its cause and treat it properly. Consider seeing a pulmonologist.

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