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residing pathogens

Dec 18, 2000

How long do AIDS or each form of Hepatitis reside on a surface, relating to a medical setting or on medical instruments that are exposed to these blood borne pathogens?

Response from Dr. Dieterich

See earlier answers. Neither virus can live outside the body for more than a few hours. DTD

hepatitis with syphilis
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