Reading 2 Viruses 2 - Influenza

Microbe Name: 
Influenza
Structural Image: 
Microbe Type: 
Parent Accordion Part: 
IV. Viruses
Disease Caused: 
Flu
Damage: 
Death of epithelial cells in nose, throat, and lungs
Symptoms: 
Fever, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle aches, headaches, fatigue
Mode of Transmission: 
Aerosol, Inhalation of infectious droplets; Direct contact with respiratory fluids
Microbe Table Index: 
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