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Infectious Diseases

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The term `infectious disease' means a disease potentially caused by a pathogenic organism (including a bacteria, virus, fungus, or parasite) that is acquired by a person and that reproduces in that person.

Used for:
Communicable Diseases

Related:
Bloodborne Pathogens
Hiv
Disease Vector
Airborne Pathogens
Pandemics

Broad Terms:
Diseases

Narrower Terms:
AIDS
Hepatitis
Meningitis
Legionnaires Disease

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