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Yes.Acute bronchitis is spread when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks and liquid droplets containing virus particles or bacteria are...
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No...there are not "bronchitis germs" that only cause bronchitis from one person to the next. With that said, please know that bronchitis...
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Bronchitis itself can be caused by a virus or bacteria, which are contagious. However, chronic asthmatic bronchitis typically is not contagious.
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Bronchitis itself can be caused by a virus or bacteria, which are contagious. However, chronic asthmatic bronchitis typically is not contagious.
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Bronchitis is not contagious. It is unlikely that you will pose any risk to your grand-daughter at this point.
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Most bronchitis is due to viruses, so antibiotics are not usually indicated. Respiratory viruses are contagious a day before you know you are sick...
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Bronchitis is just a complication of the cold. Bronchitis, itself, is not contagious, but you still should exercise caution when you cough, use...
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Bronchitis is not contagious (you cannot transmit bronchitis to someone else), but the pathogens (viruses, bacteria, fungus) etc. that are capable of...
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There are no viruses or bacteria that only cause bronchitis. Any of the hundreds of respiratory organisms can do. Most cases (nearly all) of...
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Bronchitis is not contagious but it is usually viral, and viruses are contagious. There are no viruses that just cause bronchitis. Basically any...
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Bronchitis is not contagious, but the respiratory virus that most likely caused it can be. Most clinicians do not use antibiotic to treat it unless...
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Bronchitis is not contagious, so your baby is safe. Please keep breast-feeding....you cannot transmit a respiratory infection through breast milk...
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Hi I would have thought having both of these, for one you would not want to get out of bed, let alone go to work.In you job I would think you...