medical Definition of aerogenous
- Increased lambing or shearing during the warmer, drier seasons could increase the risk of aerogenous spread of C[oxiella] burnetii from birth products or wool to humans …
- —Wiebke Hellenbrand et al., Emerging Infectious Diseases, September 2001
aerogenicallyplay \ˌer-ō-ˈje-ni-k(ə-)lē\ also aerogenously adverb
- The viruses are shed in urine, droppings, and saliva, and humans are mainly infected aerogenically by inhaling aerosols containing the virus.
- —Hilde Kruse et al., Emerging Infectious Diseases, December 2004