Is Vibrio infection -- Vibrio alginolyticus Contagious?
Transmission of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio alginolyticus from Person to Person
Vibrio infection -- Vibrio alginolyticus is considered to be contagious between people.
Generally the infectious agent may be transmitted by saliva, air, cough, fecal-oral route,
surfaces, blood, needles, blood transfusions, sexual contact, mother to fetus, etc.
Vibrio infection -- Vibrio alginolyticus, although infectious, is not a genetic disease. It is not caused by a defective or abnormal gene.
About contagion and contagiousness:
Contagion and contagiousness refers to how easily
the spread of Vibrio infection -- Vibrio alginolyticus is possible from one person to another.
Other words for contagion include "infection", "infectiousness",
"transmission" or "transmissability".
Contagiousness has nothing to do with genetics
or inheriting diseases from parents.
For an overview of contagion,
see Introduction to Contagion.