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How long does it take to get hepatitis b test results?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Depends: It depends on the type of test. Antibody tests can be completed the same day. Nucleic acid tests may take longer, depending on the frequency with which the lab does the test. Call you doctor if it has been a couple of days since the blood was taken for testing.

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A 45-year-old member asked:

How long could hepatitis b takes to activate?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Not sure what...: You are referring to but the average incubation period to develop symptoms after exposure is 100 days.

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