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How do you prevent getting Croup disease?

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Dr. Hilary Petersel
Pediatrics
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In brief: Viral infection

Croup is a viral infection caused by parainfluenza virus and is transmitted airborne in a similar fashion to the common cold.
So good hand washing and avoidance of a sick contact can aid in prevention,

In brief: Viral infection

Croup is a viral infection caused by parainfluenza virus and is transmitted airborne in a similar fashion to the common cold.
So good hand washing and avoidance of a sick contact can aid in prevention,
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