A 32-year-old member asked:
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how long would it take until you arent contagious from the stomach flu?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Stomach flu: There are many different viruses that cause stomach flu. How long you are contagious is determined but which of the viruses you have.
Answered on Aug 21, 2013

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