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Yavatmal Coronavirus patient who earlier tested negative tests positive


Gursshheen Gahllen | Mar 18, 2020 15:40

A 50-year-old old woman from Yavatmal who tested negative for Coronavirus, tested positive on Monday, 72 hours after she tested negative. The woman is currently undergoing treatment at Yavatmal GMCH’s isolation ward.

The woman was admitted at GMCH in Yavatmal on March 12 along with eight other people, whose samples collected on March 13. While four of them tested negative on the following day, the remaining five people were re-tested on March 15.

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Out of the five people, two tested positive while remaining three tested negative. The woman was among the three people. As she developed fever when she was going to be discharged, her fresh samples were collected on March 15 evening. The woman tested positive for coronavirus when her test results came on March 16.