A Nevada resident is thought to be the first person in the United States to be infected twice by the coronavirus, according to findings released this week.
The 25-year-old man, of Reno, experienced a sore throat, cough, headache, nausea and diarrhea — and first tested positive for the COVID-19 on April 18, according to a study published to the website SSRN Thursday, which has yet to be peer-reviewed.
His symptoms had resolved by April 27, and he tested negative for the virus twice in May, the study says.
Then on May 31, he sought treatment again for the same symptoms, in addition to a fever and dizziness, according to the study.
He then tested positive for the coronavirus a second time. Another test revealed he had antibodies against the infection.
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