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Community transmission is when there is no clear source of origin of the infection in a new community. It happens when you can no longer identify who became infected after being exposed to someone who interacted with people from the other infected communities. 

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Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on October 13, 2020

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Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on October 13, 2020

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