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how often do adults get the stomach virus?

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Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Everyone...: ...can and likely will get a stomach virus (short of living in an isolation bubble)! Avoid exposures & wash hands if prevention is your goal.
Answered on Jan 10, 2015

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