The incubation period and thus the start of symptoms for strep throat is between
one to three days post contact. Strep throat is unlikely when any of the symptoms
Apr 20, 2015 ... Strep throat is a contagious bacterial infection of the throat area. ... a few days (1-
4 days) after contracting the infection (incubation period).
Mar 10, 2015 ... The contagious period is over after being on antibiotics for 24 hours. Relief from
the sore throat should come within 24 hours to 36 hours after ...
This means that from the time you are exposed to the illness to the time you start having symptoms will be about 3 days.
If you have been infected with the bacteria and are not on antibiotics, you will be contagious for up to 3 weeks, even if you don't have symptoms.
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Strep throat is a bacterial throat infection that can make your throat feel sore and
scratchy. Only a small portion of sore throats are the result of strep throat.
... has a throat culture or rapid-strep test that is positive for strep throat. Usually
the contact is within the previous 7 days (reason: incubation period for strep is 2
Jan 9, 2015 ... Strep throat is a contagious disease caused by infection with streptococcal
bacteria, which causes inflammation and swelling of the mucous ...
Oct 13, 2013 ... During the strep throat incubation period, most people are not aware they have
been contaminated and can pass the infection. Find out more in ...
Sep 30, 2010 ... Exposure to someone with a strep throat infection; Also called close ... Incubation
Period: Most children who do catch strep develop some ...