SARS-CoV-2 PCR testing of skin for COVID-19 diagnostics: a case report

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SARS-CoV-2 PCR testing of skin for COVID-19 diagnostics: a case report

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Understanding the disease course and prevalence of COVID-19 is important not only for medical, but also for socioeconomic reasons. So far, COVID-19 has been understood as a multisystem disease, mainly affecting the lungs, kidneys, and heart.

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2020-08-13

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Jamiolkowski, Dagmar, Beda Mühleisen, Simon Müller, Alexander A. Navarini, Alexandar Tzankov, and Elisabeth Roider. 2020. "SARS-CoV-2 PCR testing of skin for COVID-19 diagnostics: a case report." The Lancet.

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