COVID-19 Publications

A well infant with Coronavirus disease 2019 with high viral load

Tags: , , , | February 15th, 2020

Abstract A well 6-month-old infant with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) had persistently positive nasopharyngeal swabs to day 16 of admission. This case highlights the difficulties in establishing the true incidence of COVID-19 as asymptomatic individuals can excrete the virus. These patients may play important roles in human-to-human transmission in the community.

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