Causes of Diphtheria
Primary Cause of Diphtheria
The primary cause of Diphtheria is the result:
- of transmission of an infectious agent by another person by one or more of the following:
saliva, air, cough, fecal-oral route, surfaces, blood, needles, blood transfusions, sexual contact, mother to fetus, etc.
Diphtheria: Related Medical Conditions
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Diphtheria: Causes and Types
Causes of Types of Diphtheria: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Diphtheria:
Causes of Broader Categories of Diphtheria: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:
What causes Diphtheria?
Corynebacterium diphtheriae bacteria
Related information on causes of Diphtheria:
As with all medical conditions,
there may be many causal factors.
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