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Poor water quality and risky patron behaviors that facilitate fecal-oral transmission of waterborne illness were present at a substantial proportion of splash pads surveyed in Tennessee.
It is shed in feces and spread via fecal-oral transmission.
But the possibility of gastrointestinal infection suggests the potential for much easier fecal-oral transmission.
Because of fecal-oral transmission, consider asking the parents if they're experiencing loose stools as well.
In developing countries, fecal-oral transmission (possibly through the water supply) might be a significant mechanism of contamination both for primary infection in children and reinfection in adults.
Any pathogen that has a fecal-oral transmission route can be transmitted sexually," said Malcolm Adcock, Cincinnati's health commissioner.
These data suggest that, in a general population sample, indirect fecal-oral transmission and living conditions are important risk factors in the spread of H.