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How long can a hepatitis virus live outside a body?

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Dr. Howard Hack
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In brief: Days

It is thought hepatitis b can survive about a week outside the body and hepatitis c 1-4 days.
The viruses can live longer in wet/fluid environments.

In brief: Days

It is thought hepatitis b can survive about a week outside the body and hepatitis c 1-4 days.
The viruses can live longer in wet/fluid environments.
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