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How does influenza get transmitted from person to person?

How does influenza get transmitted from person to person?

Droplets: Influenza viruses are primarily transmitted from one person to another by droplets through talking, sneezing or coughing. ...Read more

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Rotavirus Infection (Definition)

An extremely common viral ...Read more


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How readily is CMV colitis transferred from person to person?

How readily is CMV colitis transferred from person to person?

Depends: Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is itself highly contagious. However, it rarely causes a problem in a person with an intact immune system. Serious infections occur in fetuses (devastating!) whose moms get CMV while pregnant and in immunocompromised patients (with aids or organ transplant recipients). It is this last group that is most likely to get CMV colitis. ...Read more

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If a person with the aids virus lived celebate, would the virus eventually kill their partner?

If a person with the aids virus lived celebate, would the virus eventually kill their partner?

Depends: If their partner already has HIV infection, this might eventually be related to an earlier death. If they are not yet infected and both remain celibate, they will not become infected unless they share needles or exchange blood or body fluids. Hiv is very difficult to give to another person short of sex or the above features. ...Read more

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How will you know which person spread the herpes virus to you?

How will you know which person spread the herpes virus to you?

ONLY IF SINGLE PARTN: You will know who gave it to you if you have a single partner only.But if you had sex with multiple partners and none discloses that he/she has the hepes infection you will never know unless you get all of them tested. ...Read more

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Kissing a HIV affected person will transmit aids to you how often?

Kissing a HIV affected person will transmit aids to you how often?

No: Hiv is not found in high enough concentrations in saliva to cause infection, so kissing cannot transmit the virus, even if you both have chapped lips. If one person has active bleeding on the lips, then that is possible, but why would you kiss someone who's lip was bleeding? Truth is, there have been no known cases of HIV being transmitted from kissing. ...Read more

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How can a person catch poliomyelitis?

How can a person catch poliomyelitis?

Exposure to virus: The oral secretions of an infected patient are contageous before the onset of symptoms & up to two weeks. The patients stool will contain virus for weeks. You can be exposed to droplets of a cough& the virus can be active for days at room temperature on surfaces. Touch it & touch your mouth & you are exposed. It is a human to human only germ, no pets or insects. ...Read more

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Can meningococcal meningitis be passed on from person to person?

Can meningococcal meningitis be passed on from person to person?

Respiratory droplets: Meningococcus lives in peoples' noses, and can be transmitted by cough or sneezing. Only a few of the people who inhale meningococcus will actually get sick, but those who do get sick will be in grave danger. ...Read more

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Does being infected with the Zika virus once brings immunity from future infections? If infected again, will a person still be able to infect others?

Does being infected with the Zika virus once brings immunity from future infections?  If infected again, will a person still be able to infect others?

Confers immunity: According to the CDC, once a person has been infected with Zika, that person is likely to be protected from future Zika infections. As more research is underway, we are likely to have a broader understanding in the near future. For more information, visit http://www.cdc.gov/zika/. ...Read more

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How can a person contract hepatitis b?

How can a person contract hepatitis b?

Several ways: 1. Transfusion of blood or contaminated needle stick. 2. Sexual contact. 3. Neonatally. ...Read more

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If a person receive bbbj from someone and the person didn't make love and didn't give bbbj only receive , will the person contact any virus ?

If a  person receive bbbj from someone and the person didn't make love and didn't give bbbj only  receive , will the person contact any  virus ?

Fairly safe: Is a "bbbj" a "bj" given by someone who stutters? The risk of receiving oral sex is low. You could get herpes or syphilis from the partner's mouth, but it would be virtually impossible to get HIV that way. ...Read more

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How long will the hepatitis b immunization protects individuals?

How long will the hepatitis b immunization protects individuals?

Up to 2 decades: Hepatitis b immunization provides protection against symptomatic acute infections and chronic hepatitis b infection. ...Read more

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If you keep a patient hydrated, will their antibiodies eventually kill cholera on their own?

If you keep a patient hydrated, will their antibiodies eventually kill cholera on their own?

Usually: Per the CDC- "With prompt rehydration, fewer than 1% of cholera patients die." REF: https://www.cdc.gov/cholera/general/index.html. Oral and intravenous hydration is the key to treatment. Antibiotics can help to shorten the course of illness. ...Read more

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If some if the mono virus stay in your body forever. How will it effect the person relationship with their partner? Will they be able to kiss again?

If some if the mono virus stay in your body forever. How will it effect the person relationship with their partner? Will they be able to kiss again?

Things to ponder: Many have mono as kids and become immune for life. Essentially all adults eventually test positive for prior EB virus mono antibodies which verify their immunity. In short, although you may shed virus off & on, your partner is or will become immune, so it doesn't matter if you do. ...Read more

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Does brucellosis spread from person to person?

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Does brucellosis  spread from person to person?

Yes, but rarely: Brucellosis is generally transmitted from close contact with animals. However, there have been rare reports of person-to-person transmission through breast milk (from mother to child) and through sexual transmission. ...Read more

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How does the marburg virus actually infect a person?

Sick people/animals: Marburg virus is transmitted by contact with the blood or body fluids of other infected people, and also by handling ill or dead infected wild animals (monkeys and bats). ...Read more

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Will all persons exposed to polio virus develop poliomyelitis?

Will all persons exposed to polio virus develop poliomyelitis?

No: Many individuals acquire infection with polio virus, experience headches, stiff nec and irritability, a form of encephalitis. Many of these individuals will not go on to experience damage to motor nerve cells in the spinal cord and brain stem. ...Read more

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Help please? How is botulism passed from person to person?

Help please? How is botulism passed from person to person?

It isn't.: Botulism comes from the soil and water or from contaminated food. It is not spread person to person. ...Read more

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On average, how long will a person live with hepatitis c?

Depends: A person may eliminate the virus naturally and have a normal life span. Successful treatment may eliminate the virus and restore normal life span. A person with persisitent infection and other risk factors, such as alcoholism, other liver infections may develop cirrhosis and or liver cancer and have his/her life shortend by decades. ...Read more

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Is pinkeye spred from person to person?

Is pinkeye spred from person to person?

Yes: Pink eye is spread from direct contact with a person's infected secretions or contaminated objects and surfaces. Pink eye is very contagious. ...Read more

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