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How long does a blood test take to get the results back?

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It depends on the test and the lab. Some blood work literally can take seconds (blood sugar testing) or weeks for specialized testing.

Most basic lab work only takes a few hours at most though. Some labs looking for infections average 48-72 hours.

The long part is your doctor looking at results and getting back to you. Sometimes though long waits are due to the lab having to be mailed to a specialized facility.

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aylaa

i just did mine because of a course im taking and i was told it takes ten days to get results...

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Just curious, what course were you taking that required a lab that takes that long. What was the lab? Was it a nursing class and you need immunization titers?
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Depends on the test. Some have a turn around time of 24 hours. Others have longer TA times and can take weeks.

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10/15 mints

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One or two days in most case unless your blood contaminated with virus.

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It depends what they are testing for.

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Some minutes some 24 and some more it all depends on the test...... For the one I just did it took a week for me to know the results ....

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