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How long after being exposed do pink eye symptoms appear?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Generally 1-3 days

It depends on what virus (usually) or bacterium is the cause but usually the incubation period is just a day or so.

In brief: Generally 1-3 days

It depends on what virus (usually) or bacterium is the cause but usually the incubation period is just a day or so.
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Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
Ophthalmology

In brief: About one week

Similar to getting a cold.
Its the same virus.

In brief: About one week

Similar to getting a cold.
Its the same virus.
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