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Contagion

Contagion: Contagiousness or transmission as a risk factor.
Condition count: 97; see list of conditions below.
Risk factor subtypes: mother-to-fetus transmission (5), childbirth transmission (8), surfaces (5), saliva (15), sex (35), oral sex (7), anal sex (8), kissing (15), contaminated water (21), contaminated food (32)
Related risk factors: sex (35), saliva (15), blood (10), transufions, food (38), water (29), animals (45), birds (8), insects (30), mosquitos (12), ticks (9), flies (11)

Risk factors: Risk Factor Center, risk factor list

Contagion: Diseases list

The following list of medical conditions have 'Contagion' or similar listed as a risk factor in our database:

A

B

C

D

E

F

  • Flu ... sneezing, droplet infection
  • Food poisoning ... uncooked hot dogs, undercooked animal products

G

  • Genital herpes ... anal sex, oral sex
  • Genital warts ... anal sex, sexual activity, childbirth transmission
  • Giardia ... untreated water, contaminated water sources
  • Gonorrhea ... anal sex, multiple sex partners, oral sex, mother-infant transmission, unprotected sex
  • Granuloma inguinale ... sexual activity, unprotected sex

H

  • Hepatitis ... contaminated food, sexual activity
  • Hepatitis A ... contaminated water, contaminated food, direct contact
  • Hepatitis B ... sexual fluids, sexual behavior, close contact with HBV positive people, bodily fluids, bodily fluids
  • Hepatitis C ... multiple sex partners, infants born to infected women
  • Hepatitis D ... sex with Hepatitis D patient, Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis E ... sex with HepE positive person
  • Hepatoma ... hepatitis B
  • HIV/AIDS ... anal sex, chlamydial infection, STDs, mother-to-fetus transmission, oral sex, syphilis, mother-infant childbirth transmission, genital herpes, mother-infant transmission, gonorrhea, unprotected sex, unprotected sex
  • Hookworm ... contaminated water
  • HTLV ... multiple sex partners, syphilis, genital ulcers
  • HTLV-1 ... multiple sex partners, sexual exposure to HTLV-1 positive partner, syphilis, genital ulcers

I

  • Impetigo ... direct contact with blisters

L

  • Leprosy ... droplet transmission
  • Lichen sclerosis ... uncircumcised men
  • Listeriosis ... uncooked hot dogs, mother-to-fetus transmission, undercooked animal products
  • Lupus ... mother-infant transmission

M

N

P

Q

  • Q fever ... infected animal milk, unpasteurized milk

R

  • Rabies ... mucous membrane exposure, animal saliva
  • Rotavirus ... not washing hands, oral-fecal transmission
  • Rubella ... droplet transmission

S

T

U

V

W

Y

  • Yaws ... skin contact, Direct body contact

More Risk Factor Topics

  • mountain climbing ... type of Occupation/hobby
  • mucous membrane exposure ... type of Contagion
  • mud houses ... type of Home
  • muddy areas ... type of Environment
  • mulch ... type of Plants
  • mullet ... type of Seafood
  • multiple births ... type of Childbirth
  • multiple pregnancies ... type of Pregnancy
  • multiple sex partners ... type of Sex
  • multiple sexual partners ... type of Sex
  • mumps ... type of Viruses
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