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How Long Is Norovirus Contagious On Surfaces
See below: Norovirus is mainly spread by fecal-oral route. The virus is shed in stool and also by airborne droplets of vomitus. You contract the virus by eating contaminated food or drink, by touching a surface thats been contaminated or by exposure to the vomitus. If a person recently vomited, saliva would transmit the virus. You are mostly contagious during the acute illness and for several days after. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My boyfriend had the norovirus last monday i didn't catch it because i was away but i come back today its been a week is he still contagious?
...: Norwalk viruses are found in vomit and stool. You can get it by eating/drinking contaminated products, touching contaminated things, having direct contact with a person who is infected. People are contagious from when they begin feeling sick until at least 3 days after they are better. Wash hands often, avoid food prepared by someone infected and clean contaminated surfaces often. ...Read more
My boyfriend had the norovirus last monday i didn't catch it because i was away but i come back today its been a week is he still contagious ?
My boyfriend had norovirus from oysters last monday. I never caught it because i was away but i'm coming back today, is he still contagious?
Can you get norovirus from a prepared burger that sat at room temp for an hour, ate it cold? If so, am i contagious? What's the incubation period?
Norovirus GOOD LUCK: The viruses are transmitted by fecally contaminated food or water; by person-to-person contact;and via aerosolization of the virus and subsequent contamination of surfaces. Noroviruses are the most common cause of viral gastroenteritis in humans, and affect people of all ages. Norovirus infection is characterized by nausea, forceful vomiting, watery diarrhea, and abdominal pain. ...Read more
My mom had symptoms of the norovirus but with the vomiting (no diarrhea) came the burning sensation in her arms and neck.Is it contagious?
How long before someone starts showing symptoms of the stomach virus are they contagious?like arnd how long before symptoms does is it in their feces?
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