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Why does a viral resipratory infection predispose to a secondary bacterial respiratory infection?

Asked by MaddieShirley, Last updated: Dec 18, 2019

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Oct 27, 2016

Viral infection can cause loss of ciliated epithelium thereby losing one of the respiratory tract s defence mechanisms.
 

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