Fecal-oral route: Contact with feces of children who are infected. This generally involves an infected child contaminating his own fingers and then touching a surface, an object, or food that another child touches. The child who touched the contaminated surface then puts her fingers into her own mouth or another person’s mouth or on shared food.
Yes, when all the following criteria have been met:
Adapted from Managing Infectious Diseases in Child Care and Schools: A Quick Reference Guide.
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