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COVID-19 Re-infection Is Rare, so Focus on the Basics


August 25, 2020 A coworker forwarded me an article about researchers in Hong Kong who have clearly defined and documented a single case of re-infection with COVID-19. He asked me if this concerned me and whether it would disrupt hc1’s efforts to prevent and defend against the COVID-19 pandemic. My answer was no. Re-infection can occur in almost any viral disease:  The common Epstein-Barr virus (human herpesvirus 4) that causes infectious mononucleosis (“mono”) can reactivate…
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