According to current World Health Organization recommendations, COVID-19 patients are considered to be healed if they give negative results for 2 consecutive days. A second positive diagnosis for COVID-19 was made in 91 patients who had previously been coronavirus and discharged with improvement, according to a statement released by the South Korean authorities on Friday.
In the press release, director of the Disease Control and Prevention Centers of Korea, Jeong Eun-kyeong, said that the firing could have caused the coronavirus to “reactivate” the systems of those who had previously survived this disease (instead of being reinfected). however, it is stated that these cases will carry out additional research before determining whether they offer new understandings about the disease.
“We are aware that some patients’ tests (PCR tests) are positive after clinical recovery, but we need a systematic sample collection from recovered patients to better understand how long the live virus is out of the body,” WHO said.
Based on available information, the lifetime of the new type of coronavirus is known to be about two weeks after the patient begins to experience symptoms such as fever or shortness of breath. If the information that COVID-19′s life expectancy is beyond the currently known and accepted period and remains contagious, it is predicted that there will be big changes in quarantine periods and decisions taken by public health officials.
According to WHO’s statement, the reason why the tests of patients who have survived a new type of coronavirus is positive is not known. . ” expressions are included.
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