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Synonyms for incubation periodin·cu·ba·tion pe·ri·od

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  1. incubation periodnoun

    the period between infection and the appearance of symptoms of the disease

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  1. David Heymann:

    A border doesn't stop infections, people can cross borders while they're in the incubation period. So screening will pick out some, but it certainly won't get others, so what's important at screening is to tell people, not only' we're taking your temperature'. But giving them some kind of notification about where they go should they get a fever.

  2. Los Cabos Trust:

    Twenty days after their return to Austin, Texas, they had already passed the incubation period established by the World Health Organization.

  3. Steve Schmidt:

    The important thing is to quickly collect as many of the carcasses as possible, to prevent other birds from feeding on the infected birds, biologists observed about 20 eagles in the vicinity of some of the carcasses. Because of a delayed incubation period it is uncertain where these eagles might be located, if and when the avian cholera affects them.

  4. Michael Osterholm:

    I seriously doubt that the Chinese public officials have any data supporting this statement, i know of no evidence in 17 years of working with coronaviruses -- SARS and MERS -- where anyone has been found to be infectious during their incubation period.

  5. David Heymann:

    Infectious agents travel around in humans many times within their incubation period.

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