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How long does it take for herpes to break out?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: 4-5 days

From initial exposure to beginning of symptoms, it averages about a bit less than a week but not everyone gets overt lesions.

In brief: 4-5 days

From initial exposure to beginning of symptoms, it averages about a bit less than a week but not everyone gets overt lesions.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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