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A 38-year-old female asked:

How long can cooked meat, egg or fish curry remain safe to eat, if its outside fridge ie;while taking a lunch box for work on 20 to 30c temperature?

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Dr. Bharat Bhavsar
Internal Medicine - Diabetology 43 years experience
2-3 hours.: Avoid eating them after 3 hours.
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