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Quarantine

Date of Publication

3/5/2010

Definition

The separation of an individual or group that has been exposed to a communicable disease, but is not yet ill, from others who have not been so exposed, in such manner and place to prevent the possible spread of the communicable disease.

Source of Definition

DoDI 6200.03 Public Health Emergency Management within the Department of Defense

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