Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection

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Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection

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The pandemic spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), the cause of COVID-19, has placed lives and economies of many countries under unprecedented stress. Many countries have shut schools and workplaces and imposed physical distancing to reduce virus transmission, in an effort to prevent the number of COVID-19 cases from overwhelming health-care systems.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-06-12

Citation

Ooi, Eng Eong, and Jenny G. Low. 2020. "Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection." The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

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