droplet infection


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droplet infection

n.
An infection transmitted from one individual to another by droplets of moisture expelled from the upper respiratory tract through sneezing or coughing.
Translations
Tröpfcheninfektion

droplet infection

n (Med) → Tröpfcheninfektion f
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While signs promoting hand washing were everywhere, I wondered about droplet infection.
The disease is transmitted to healthy persons by coughing, sneezing and by spitting sputum by droplet infection by bacteria called: My co-bacterium Tuberculosis".
According to Dr Shukla, the infected patient spreads it by coughing out the virus particles known as droplet infection.