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Is Whooping Cough (Pertussis) Contagious?
What is whooping cough (pertussis)?
Whooping cough (also termed pertussis) is a respiratory disease that is caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis. It results in characteristic fits of coughing (the characte...
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