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Is peritonitis a contagious disease?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
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In brief: No

Peritonitis is an infectious but not contagious disease.

In brief: No

Peritonitis is an infectious but not contagious disease.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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In brief: No

It is internal. If the cause is infectious, and bacteria or systemic virus was involved in the pro drone, it may be possible but most are from bowel and internal to the patient.

In brief: No

It is internal. If the cause is infectious, and bacteria or systemic virus was involved in the pro drone, it may be possible but most are from bowel and internal to the patient.
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