In Buryatia the woman cured of a novel coronavirus, but was back in the hospital with a positive test result. About it reports “Interfax”.

The head physician of Republican infectious hospital Tatiana Cimbalova told that this patient was discharged April 1, after passing two negative tests.

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However, after 16 days the woman developed symptoms of acute respiratory illness. New smear showed the presence of coronavirus in her body. The woman was hospitalized repeatedly, the disease she flows harder than the first time. the

Shimbaleva noted that doctors still don’t know if it was a relapse of infection or reinfection.

How to write “Rambler”, earlier in China and South Korea, dozens of people again passed positive tests for coronavirus after recovery and negative results. South Korean scientists believe that this is due, most likely, not re-infection, and with the resumption of activity of the virus.

Chair of the Department of Virology of biological faculty of Moscow state University Olga Karpova noted that “relapse” can be explained by the error test system, falsely confirming the recovery. And the head of the laboratory of genomic engineering MIPT Pavel Volchkov said that the coronavirus may be able to switch from the active form of chronic.