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How long does it take for pink eye to appear?

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Dr. William Dieck
Ophthalmology

In brief: Depends

I think you are asking how long it takes to have symptoms after you are exposed to an infectious source.
For bacterial conjunctivitis one to three days. Viral conjunctivitis can take up to a week.

In brief: Depends

I think you are asking how long it takes to have symptoms after you are exposed to an infectious source.
For bacterial conjunctivitis one to three days. Viral conjunctivitis can take up to a week.
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