A 37-year-old member asked:
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for what length of time do i have to wait to workout after getting a ppd test done?

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Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
You don't have to: Working out will not interfere with a PPD skin test. You do not haave to wait.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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Do not: After placement, a PPD is read in 48 hrs. This can be done any place you are travelling if you do not mind going to another medical facility.
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