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Should someone return to work or school after the stomach flu with a low fever? how long is someone contagious after showing symptoms?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

The length of time you are contagious with stomach varies depending which virus is the cause. Usually the period lasts from several days to 2 weeks. Would not return to work when febrile.

Answered Nov 6, 2020



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