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Can upper respiratory infection be contagious?
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Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology
In brief: Yes
They nearly always are contagious.

In brief: Yes
They nearly always are contagious.
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Dr. Tim Conrad
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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
In brief: Yes
Because respiratory infections can be caused by viruses or bacteria they can be contagious.
Good handwashing techniques and sneezing "into your sleeve" are ways to help spread infectious particles to other patients.

In brief: Yes
Because respiratory infections can be caused by viruses or bacteria they can be contagious.
Good handwashing techniques and sneezing "into your sleeve" are ways to help spread infectious particles to other patients.
Dr. Aaron Milstone
Dr. Aaron Milstone
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