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(trăns-mĭt′, trănz-)
1. To send from one person, thing, or place to another; convey.
2. To cause (an infection, for example) to spread; pass on.
3. To impart or convey to others by heredity or inheritance; hand down.

trans·mit′ta·ble adj.
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To transfer data electronically (e.g., from subjects to clinical study sites, between sites) to contract research organisations, data management centres, sponsors or regulatory authorities.
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Patient discussion about transmit

Q. SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES how many types are there?

A. Gonorrhea, syphillis, Hepatitis B, Human Papilloma Virus, HIV, urethritis..
The rest of the list, I think lixurion had already shared you the link, just read on that link..

Q. Can blood cancer be transmitted? If I, let’s just say, cut my self. Then someone’s blood came in contact of my wound. Can I get blood cancer too? Is it like AIDS?

A. Cancer is not contagious not even hereditary, but always protect yourself and stay away from touching or getting in close contact with other people's blood.

Q. Is hepatitis a sexually transmitted disease? I mean hepatitis B and C mainly…

A. yes, hepatitis B is an STD, while hepatitis C is less likely caused by sexual transmitted disease.
hepatitis C usually transmitted through drugs usage and blood transfusion

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