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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Incubation period of various virus infection by systematic review (days) [13, 14]

Virus Median periods Range of incubation periods
Adenovirus 5.6 4.8∼6.3
Coronavirus human (non-SARS) 3 2.0∼5.0
Coronavirus SARS-associated 5 2.0∼10.0
Influenza A 1.4 1.3∼1.5
Influenza B 0.6 0.5∼0.6
Measles 10 8.0∼14.0
Metapneumovirus Not available 3∼6
Parainfluenza 2.6 2.1∼3.1
Respiratory syncytial virus 4.4 3.9∼4.9
Rhino/enterovirus 1.9 1.4∼2.4
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