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What are the diseases caused by human feces? Cleaning up diarrhea in a public restroom.

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What are the diseases caused by human feces? Cleaning up diarrhea in a public restroom.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 5 years ago.

Mysticdoc :

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Mysticdoc :

Hello

Mysticdoc :

Thanks for your question.

Mysticdoc :

viral infections like rota virus is common

Mysticdoc :

this is not serious.

Mysticdoc :

bacterial infections like salmonella, shigella, e coli are other possibilities.

Mysticdoc :

Parasitic infections like amoebiasis, giardia, hook worm, round worm, pin worm also can be transmitted.

Mysticdoc :

hepatitis A virus is another infection that also transmits through feces.

Mysticdoc :

HIV, hepatitis B or C virus rarely transmitted thorugh feces.

Mysticdoc :

Best wishes,

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