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How does a one year old get rsv?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Droplet or contact

Respiratory synctial virus is a common cold virus with variable effect on the infected person.
It is easily passed in droplet form from a cough or by contact with saliva/secretions of an affected patient.The contageous material can live for a time on objects like toys, door knobs, and be acquired & passed to a new host when contaminated fingers touch the face/mouth/nose.

In brief: Droplet or contact

Respiratory synctial virus is a common cold virus with variable effect on the infected person.
It is easily passed in droplet form from a cough or by contact with saliva/secretions of an affected patient.The contageous material can live for a time on objects like toys, door knobs, and be acquired & passed to a new host when contaminated fingers touch the face/mouth/nose.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Ryan Stanton
Emergency Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Virus

It is a virus like any other that is more common in the winter months and is spread from person to person this time of year.

In brief: Virus

It is a virus like any other that is more common in the winter months and is spread from person to person this time of year.
Dr. Ryan Stanton
Dr. Ryan Stanton
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