Coronavirus disease (covid-19): how is it transmitted?

Asked By: Ephraim Weimann
Date created: Fri, Apr 23, 2021 6:12 AM
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How does COVID-19 spread between people? We know that the disease is caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which spreads between people in several different ways. The virus can spread from an infected person’s mouth or nose in small liquid particles when they cough, sneeze, speak, sing or breathe.
Answered By: Geovany Dicki
Date created: Fri, Apr 23, 2021 1:31 PM
COVID-19 is spread in three main ways: Breathing in air when close to an infected person who is exhaling small droplets and particles that contain the virus. Having these small droplets and particles that contain virus land on the eyes, nose, or mouth, especially through splashes and sprays like a cough or sneeze.
Answered By: Noemi Batz
Date created: Sat, Apr 24, 2021 12:45 PM
How is the virus that causes COVID-19 most commonly transmitted between people? Current evidence suggests that COVID-19 spreads between people through direct, indirect (through contaminated objects or surfaces), or close contact with infected people via mouth and nose secretions. These include saliva, respiratory secretions or secretion droplets.
Answered By: Sebastian Schaefer
Date created: Sun, Apr 25, 2021 7:38 AM
Droplets or aerosols. This is the most common transmission. When an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks, droplets or tiny particles called aerosols carry the virus into the air from their...
Answered By: Marianna Barrows
Date created: Sun, Apr 25, 2021 2:22 PM
The transmission of COVID-19 is the passing of coronavirus disease 2019 from person to person. The disease is mainly transmitted via the respiratory route when people inhale droplets and particles that infected people release as they breathe, talk, cough, sneeze, or sing.
Answered By: Winona Pfeffer
Date created: Sun, Apr 25, 2021 9:39 PM
COVID-19 is a respiratory disease caused by SARS-CoV-2, a new coronavirus discovered in 2019. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person to person through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes, or talks. Some people who are infected may not have symptoms.
Answered By: Cristal Strosin
Date created: Mon, Apr 26, 2021 8:51 PM
COVID-19 is the disease caused by a new coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2. WHO first learned of this new virus on 31 December 2019, following a report of a cluster of cases of ‘viral pneumonia’ in Wuhan, People’s Republic of China.
Answered By: Shyann Schroeder
Date created: Tue, Apr 27, 2021 11:43 PM
Transmission of COVID-19 The respiratory route of spread of COVID-19, encompassing larger droplets and aerosols. The disease is mainly transmitted via the respiratory route when people inhale droplets and particles that infected people release as they breathe, talk, cough, sneeze, or sing.
Answered By: Candelario Watsica
Date created: Wed, Apr 28, 2021 1:17 PM
Coronaviruses, like the one that causes COVID-19, are thought to spread mostly person-to-person through respiratory droplets when someone coughs, sneezes, or talks.
Answered By: Amiya Bode
Date created: Wed, Apr 28, 2021 11:14 PM
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) ... The new COVID-19 is caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2. The most likely ecological reservoirs for SARS-CoV-2 are bats, but it is believed that the virus jumped the species barrier to humans from another intermediate animal host. This
Answered By: Anita Medhurst
Date created: Thu, Apr 29, 2021 5:19 AM
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