it Became known about the first in Russia case of re-infestation COVID-19. It was recorded in the Republic of Buryatia.

As told RIA “news” the head physician of Republican infectious hospital Tatiana Cimbalova, April 21, from medical facilities was discharged to a local resident who contracted COVID-19. Before discharge, she twice passed the test for the presence of coronavirus, and both results were negative. However, after 16 days she developed symptoms of SARS.

“Her place of residence took a swab and found the allocation of coronavirus infection, so it is re-hospitalized,” said Cimbalova.

However, doctors still hesitate to say that the woman re-infected. It is possible that she had a recurrence undertreated infection.

it is Worth noting that this is Russia’s first known case when the recovered coronavirus man again contracted the infection. As announced on 2 may, the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova, Russia was not identified re-infection cases COVID-19. However, she noted that after recovery the person is still quite a long time can be a vector.

However, according to South Korean scientists who have studied the cases of re-infection in South Korea, tests for coronavirus can give a false positive result due to the fact that the body recover from individuals remain particles of SARS-CoV-2. As of may 6, the country was found about 350 re-diagnoses COVID-19, and some people have experienced some symptoms of the infection.

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