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Does farting spread any disease like sneezing n coughing do?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Generally no.

But there have been fairly good epidemiologic studies showing some organisms which can be spread in this fashion, but this is generally an exception rather than a rule.
Also very difficult to document accurately. Have you ever tried to catch a fart?

In brief: Generally no.

But there have been fairly good epidemiologic studies showing some organisms which can be spread in this fashion, but this is generally an exception rather than a rule.
Also very difficult to document accurately. Have you ever tried to catch a fart?
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

No.

In brief: No

No.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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