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How long does it normally take to get blood culture results back?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: 1-5 days

It can be as soon as one day but labs will usually incubate and monitor the cultures for up to 5 days to make sure nothing is growing.

In brief: 1-5 days

It can be as soon as one day but labs will usually incubate and monitor the cultures for up to 5 days to make sure nothing is growing.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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