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Is Coronavirus Airborne Transmitted Or Not?? WHO Explains Droplet
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Is Coronavirus Airborne Transmitted Or Not?? WHO Explains Droplet

People ask different questions like; Is Coronavirus Airborne or droplet or not?, in better understanding of the virus transmission. The World Health Organization (WHO) has debunked the myth which suggested that COVID-1 is airborne and can remain in the air for 8 hours. According to current evidence, COVID-19 virus is transmitted between people through respiratory droplets and contact routes. Droplet transmission occurs when a person is in in close contact (within 1 m) with someone who has respiratory symptoms (e.g.  coughing or sneezing,) and is therefore at risk of having his/her mucosae (mouth and nose) or conjunctiva (eyes) exposed to potentially infective respiratory droplets (which are generally considered to be > 5-10 μm in diameter). Droplet transmission may also...