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Help docs, is human t cell leukemia/lymphotropic virus type 1 (htlv-1) contagious?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Yes

The virus is present in blood and can be transmitted like HIV is transmitted.
See this site for more info. http://www.htlv1.eu/htlv_one.html

In brief: Yes

The virus is present in blood and can be transmitted like HIV is transmitted.
See this site for more info. http://www.htlv1.eu/htlv_one.html
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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