Disambiguation: incubation period

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at a glance Incubation Period
The period in which the embryo develops within the egg before hatching (eclosion). In epidemiology, however, it refers to the period between when organisms are infected with a disease, and the appearance of the disease....
at a glance Incubation Period
Period up to the first appearance of clinical symptoms after an infection with agents of disease. It is mostly not identical to prepatency....

at a glance Incubation (referenced by article Incubation Period)

Incubation period Incubation is the time interval between invasion by an infectious agent and appearance of the first sign or symptom of the disease in question....
at a glance Incubation Period
In the stages of infectious disease, the time between infection and the appearance of signs and symptoms....