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What are the causes of the common cold?

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Dr. Arthur Torre
Pediatrics - Allergy & Asthma
4 doctors agree

In brief: Viruses

Common colds are caused by viruses, rhinovirus is the most common.

In brief: Viruses

Common colds are caused by viruses, rhinovirus is the most common.
Dr. Arthur Torre
Dr. Arthur Torre
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Cold

The common cold is caused by a variety of viruses.

In brief: Cold

The common cold is caused by a variety of viruses.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Rhinovirus Cold

Upper respiratory viral infections or colds are the most common respiratory viral illnesses causing hundreds of millions of infections per year. They are caused by a variety of viruses the rhinovirus being the most common.

In brief: Rhinovirus Cold

Upper respiratory viral infections or colds are the most common respiratory viral illnesses causing hundreds of millions of infections per year. They are caused by a variety of viruses the rhinovirus being the most common.
Dr. Michael Ein
Dr. Michael Ein
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Dr. Gregg Alexander
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Common viruses!

Colds are infections, caused by viruses, such as the "rhinovirus.
" exposure to cold does not give you a cold.

In brief: Common viruses!

Colds are infections, caused by viruses, such as the "rhinovirus.
" exposure to cold does not give you a cold.
Dr. Gregg Alexander
Dr. Gregg Alexander
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