Viral Infections

What is the duration of viral infections?

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  • Because there are so many forms and varieties of viral infections, there is no one answer to how long the duration of the infection is. A common cold can last anywhere from four days to two weeks. The influenza virus usually lasts only a couple of days to a week. But infection with the HIV virus lasts for the rest of your life.

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