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Causes of HTLV-1

Primary Cause of HTLV-1

The primary cause of HTLV-1 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.

HTLV-1 Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to HTLV-1:

HTLV-1: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of HTLV-1, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with HTLV-1:

HTLV-1: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of HTLV-1: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of HTLV-1:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of HTLV-1 may be found in:


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