A 25-year-old female asked:
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my friend has ms disease and i used her spoon. i am worried now to get the disease. is this possible? can this disease transmit from salvia? i read that ms happens because of virus infection, i am worried that the virus on the spoon.

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: MS is an autoimmune disorder and cannot be transmitted.
Answered on Jul 28, 2017
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