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how long after you ingest a bad egg will you see symptoms of salmonella poisoning?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
1-3 days: Is the incubation period of salmonellosis. The strain commonly associated with eggs is salmonella enterica subspecies enteritidis which is able to colonize the ovaries of hens.
Answered on Aug 27, 2013

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Week or less: Except for typhoid fever which lasts longer.

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