Causes of Flu
Primary Cause of Flu
The primary cause of Flu 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.
Flu Causes: Risk Factors
The following conditions have been cited in various
sources as potentially causal risk factors
related to Flu:
Flu: Related Medical Conditions
To research the causes of Flu, consider researching the causes of these
these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Flu:
Flu: Causes and Types
Causes of Types of Flu: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Flu:
- Influenza A - most common strain of virus.
- Influenza B
- Influenza C
- Hong Kong influenza - strain of Influenza A
- Russian influenza - a 1978 epidemic.
- Spanish influenza - an epidemic in 1918.
- Asian influenza - a strain of Influenza A in 1957.
- more types...»
Causes of Broader Categories of Flu: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:
Medications or substances causing Flu:
The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Flu as a symptom.
This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances
may cause your symptoms.
Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using,
including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
See full list of 14
medications causing Flu
What causes Flu?
A variety of different respiratory influenza viruses.
Medical news summaries relating to Flu:
The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Flu:
Related information on causes of Flu:
As with all medical conditions,
there may be many causal factors.
Further relevant information on causes of Flu may be found in:
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