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Old 03-27-2020, 12:07 AM
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How Do You Know When You've Recovered From Corvid 19?


OK, so you have it, and now you're feeling better.

Are there any guidelines when you are considered "over it" and more importantly no longer contagious?
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Old 03-27-2020, 12:29 AM
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According to the CDC, you can end home isolation if:

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Originally Posted by CDC
People with COVID-19 who have stayed home (home isolated) can stop home isolation under the following conditions:
  • If you will not have a test to determine if you are still contagious, you can leave home after these three things have happened:
    • You have had no fever for at least 72 hours (that is three full days of no fever without the use medicine that reduces fevers)
      AND
    • other symptoms have improved (for example, when your cough or shortness of breath have improved)
      AND
    • at least 7 days have passed since your symptoms first appeared
  • If you will be tested to determine if you are still contagious, you can leave home after these three things have happened:
    • You no longer have a fever (without the use medicine that reduces fevers)
      AND
    • other symptoms have improved (for example, when your cough or shortness of breath have improved)
      AND
    • you received two negative tests in a row, 24 hours apart. Your doctor will follow CDC guidelines.
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Old 03-27-2020, 12:54 AM
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According to the CDC, you can end home isolation if:
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Eta: this is what fighting ignorance looks like

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