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What is the normal incubation period of impetigo?

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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dermatology
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In brief: Varies

Incubation time will vary based on the bacteria causing the infection but can range from a couple days to a week usually.

In brief: Varies

Incubation time will vary based on the bacteria causing the infection but can range from a couple days to a week usually.
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology

In brief: Few days -2 weeks

Incubation can vary, but an antibacterial or surgical soap or a dilute chlorine bath can be decrease bacterial load and prevent infection from developing.

In brief: Few days -2 weeks

Incubation can vary, but an antibacterial or surgical soap or a dilute chlorine bath can be decrease bacterial load and prevent infection from developing.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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