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How to wash hep c blood stained clothes in the laundry. Is washing in warm water and regular detergent good enough?

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Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Bleach

Hepatitis c in blood can be contagious even if the blood is dry.
Only way i know is cleaning with a bleach solution (1 part bleach to 10 parts water).

In brief: Bleach

Hepatitis c in blood can be contagious even if the blood is dry.
Only way i know is cleaning with a bleach solution (1 part bleach to 10 parts water).
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
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Dr. Alain Ades
Hepatitis C can be active for a few days after drying. Washing in hot water with bleach is a good methodology.
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