A 38-year-old member asked:
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for what length of time do stomach flu symptoms last?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Duration: According to the cdc, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of one to ten days (depending on the specific virus).
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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Depends: It depends on the cause of the symptoms, type of virus, if caused by viral infection.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Variable.: The length of time you are contagious with stomach varies depending which virus is the cause. Usally the period lasts from several days to 2 weeks.
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Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
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See below: In general the GI tract replaces its lining every 3-7 days so most cases resolve in the same period. If it lasts longer than this there is a suggesti ... Read More
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