Incubation period

What is Incubation period?

Incubation period is the period between the inoculation of the infectious agent in the body of the host and clinical presentation of the disease.

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Three members of my family have the following symptoms:
Nausea, vomiting, anorexia, headache, malaise, fatigue. The last time we were all...

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Brief Answer:
Some food borne infections have variable incubation periods.

Detailed Answer:
Welcome and thanks for your query.
It is true...

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If a dog salva just touches the finger as it touched my finger with mouth didn't bite no blood came it has been five years still there any chance...

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Brief Answer:
Chance of Rabies

Detailed Answer:
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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.

Rabies Virus cannot...

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Hi!! D dog scratched me on april 11th. It was one ,no bleeding and so I din't take PEP. But d dog showed symptoms of rabies after 23 days and died...

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Brief Answer:
Extremely unlikely to be Rabies.

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First of all relax. The more you worry you mind...

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