Contagious: Bornholm disease


About contagion: Contagion and contagiousness refers to how easily the spread of Bornholm disease is possible from one person to another. Other words for contagion include "infection", "infectiousness", "transmission" or "transmissability". Contagiousness has nothing to do with genetics or inheriting diseases from parents. For an overview of contagion, see Introduction to Contagion.

Contagion summary: Spread by coughing and sneezing

Contagiousness properties of Bornholm disease:
  Contagious overall?: Yes
  Contagious by droplet?: Yes

Last revision: May 26, 2003

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