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My husband and 4 year tested positive november 15th +/-. my 3 month old was negative however he was pretty sick and his pediatrician felt like he really had it. i had some symptoms like aches and ear ache and lost smell. i never got tested as i was told to presume i was positive. i currently feel pretty bad with stopped up nose and body aches and have temp of 100.1. can i get it again or do you think i need to get tested??? covid 19?

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Dr. Alan Lasnover
Obstetrics and Gynecology 60 years experience
COVID-19: Reports of symptoms recurring or persisting after Covid-19 are known, as are persons who test falsely positive or negative. It sounds as though you had the disease, but another viral disease known as the "flu"may be present. If I were you, I would find a trusted MD familiar with Covid-19 and be evaluated. A test might be helpful, but hardly conclusive.

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