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How long does it take for HIV or hepatitis C to show up in your blood on a test from the time you are exposed

How long does it take for HIV or hepatitis C to show up in your blood on a test from the time you are exposed

Hepatitis C takes 2-24 weeks to show up in a test, HIV takes 2 weeks to 3 months, but can take as long as 6 months. See the link below for more information.Best wishes.

For HIV the incubation period is anywhere from two to twelve weeks to as long as six months from the time you are exposed.

For Hepatitis C the antibodies may not show up in the blood stream for several months after exposure.

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