Age-Related Differences in Nasopharyngeal SARS-CoV-2 Levels in Patients With COVID-19

JAMA Pediatrics

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What The Study Did: Age-related differences in nasopharyngeal SARS-CoV-2 levels in patients with mild to moderate COVID-19 were investigated in this observational study.

Authors: Taylor Heald-Sargent, M.D., Ph.D., of the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.3651)

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