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I'm wondering if hantavirus can be washed out of clothing.

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I'm wondering if hantavirus can...
I'm wondering if hantavirus can be washed out of clothing
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No. Lots: thyroid, 2 diuretics, fibromyalgia med, K+, rifaxamin, antacid, antihistamine, supposed to be on Cipro but ran out a week ago -- it's coming on the maol
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Doctor: Dr. Abid, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Simple washing will not remove Virus , Disinfection Germicidal agent is necessary for protection please .

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Doctor: Dr. Abid, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Any activity that puts you in contact with rodent droppings, urine, saliva, or nesting materials can place you at risk for infection. Hantavirus is spread when virus-containing particles from rodent urine, droppings, or saliva are stirred into the air. It is important to avoid actions that raise dust, such as sweeping or vacuuming. Infection occurs when you breathe in virus particles.

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