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Despite all the symptoms of corona infection, patients have been exposed to RT-PCR test negative.
Bangalore, 14 July: Corona to patients (Corona infection(All symptoms)Symptoms) Despite RTPCR (RT-PCR(Test negative)Negative) Types of coming have come to the fore. Reports of RTPCR tests performed to check for coronavirus infection are considered reliable. However, so far 8 people with severe corona symptoms have reported negative corona in Bangalore.Bengaluru) Has happened.
What exactly happened?
Eight people from Bangalore had all the symptoms of corona. They underwent RTPCR testing. His symptoms worsened before the test report came in and he had to be hospitalized. His CT scan showed a large number of infections. In fact, the RTPCR test report was negative. Two of the eight have died during treatment. However, despite such a serious infection, everyone is wondering how the RTPCR test came back negative.
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This may be because
The kits are often used for testing, and if they are of poor quality, they can affect the test results. Raghu told the Times of India. “Citizens who have a negative test despite the symptoms need a CT scan,” he said. Experience so far has shown that about 10 to 15 per cent of the total tests are reported to be incorrect, he added. He also said that the results of such tests depend on when a person’s samples are collected and when they are tested. If samples are taken nine days after infection, it is likely to be negative. Similarly, if the samples have not been examined for a long time after taking them, the report is still likely to be negative, the doctor said.