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How long does it take for a child to get exposed to herpes 1or 2 if the mother unknowlinng exposed the child?

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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine

In brief: 2-14 days

From time of exposure to developing herpes ["incubation period"] ranges from 2-14 days, average is usually 6-7 days.
Sometimes you are exposed but never develop the disease, though.

In brief: 2-14 days

From time of exposure to developing herpes ["incubation period"] ranges from 2-14 days, average is usually 6-7 days.
Sometimes you are exposed but never develop the disease, though.
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