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which of the following not likely to be passed directly from parents to child?
cholera
malaria
TB
sickle cell anaemia
i personally think it should be cholera because thers no direct mehod of transmission also the risk of it passing through breast feeding are minimal.however the correct answer is malaria.why??cant malaria spread transplacentally and during birth so theres a direct method of transmission
can anyone help??
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Malaria is a parasite spread by mosquito. The child cannot get malaria from her mother. Both would need to be bit by mosquito.
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but it can passed through the placenta and during birth aswell.
cholera also needs you eat contaminated food etc.it doesnt pass from person to person atleat thats what i read in my book and online
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