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How contagious is meningococcal menintitis?

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Dr. Willam Lau
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Very

Meningococcal meningitis is usually transmitted by airborne droplets.
Isolation with masks, gloves and gowns are required for contact with infected patients.

In brief: Very

Meningococcal meningitis is usually transmitted by airborne droplets.
Isolation with masks, gloves and gowns are required for contact with infected patients.
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