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For how long will the strep virus last outside of the human body?

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Dr. Peter Glusker
Neurology 47 years experience
Streptococcus: There are many forms of the streptococcus bacterium, which vary in the kind of infections they can cause. A summary can be found at: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/streptococcus.

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For what length of time can the strep virus last outside of the human body?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Frightening: German researchers found that most gram-positive bacteria including streptococcus pyogenes can survive for months on dry surfaces (fomites).
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How long those postinor 2 last in human body?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Postinor-2 is an emergency contraceptive only. Postinor-2 is not intended as a regular method of contraception. It is used to prevent pregnancy when taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse. Common side effects are tiredness, nausea and vomiting. Some patients have also experienced stomach pain, diarrhea, dizziness, headache, tender breasts, increased vaginal bleeding for up to a month.

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