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Strep throat - Wikipedia

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  ...

Strep Throat: Is It Contagious? - MedicineNet

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).

Strep Throat Treatment, Contagious Period, & More - WebMD

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. ... More »
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Strep throat - Mayo Clinic

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.

Strep Exposure - Banner Health

... 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 to ...

Strep Throat: Click for Symptoms and Contagious Period

Jan 9, 2015 ... Strep throat is a contagious disease caused by infection with streptococcal bacteria, which causes inflammation and swelling of the mucous ...

Strep Throat Incubation Period | Strep Throat Treatment

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 ...

Strep Throat Exposure | Seattle Children's Hospital

Sep 30, 2010 ... Exposure to someone with a strep throat infection; Also called close ... Incubation Period: Most children who do catch strep develop some ...

Popular Q&A
Q: Strep throat incubation period?
A: Yeah the incubation period is a day or two and I'd say you more than likely could have it or a very similar virus so I'd mention it Read More »
Q: What Is the Incubation Period for Strep Throat?
A: Strep throat is a contagious bacterial infection that can be quite painful. The incubation period for strep throat can vary. It is typically about 3 days, altho... Read More »
Q: What is the incubation period of strep throat?
A: The incubation period for strep throat is thought to be between two to Read More »
Q: What is the incubation period for strep throat?
A: 7-10 days I think...You should ask your doctor though. Read More »
Q: How long is the incubation period for strep throat?
A: Usually the period of incubation is 2 to 5 days. If no symptoms Read More »