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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Herpes: Herpes viruses from cold sores around the mouth can survive for four hours on plastic, three hours on cloth and two hours on the skin.

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Very complex...: The response is highly variable from for various bacteria and viruses. It's very complex, and depends on how each evolved to evade the immune sys ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
T and NK cells: T cells primarily kill virus-infected cells by a cytotoxic mechanism in which the virus proteins are displayed on the surface of the cell by normal ce ... Read More
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Temps: From a study from Microbiology Society from 1985 coronavirus had the following characteristics. In environments with low humidity and and low temperat ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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No, though...: Good imagination - similar to drinking red wine to the heart. But there has been no one word good about smoking tobacco in available literature yet - ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Herpes: Herpes is not transmitted from any inanimate object to the human.
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Dr. Philip Schwarzman
47 years experience Emergency Medicine
Covid-19: It is appropriate to take medicine to lower a fever. That does not hinder the body from killing the virus.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes and no: The HPV viruses are members of a viral family that tends to remain forever in the host it infects. Many will develop enough antibody response to clear ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Doesn't matter: You're asking the wrong question. It doesn't matter whether HPV survives away from the body, on clothing, on a surface, etc. Contact with these things ... Read More
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