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Coronavirus testing started on Sakhalin

Coronavirus testing started on Sakhalin
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In the Sakhalin Oblast, everyone was tested for coronavirus. The first tests will be given to those who have been abroad or have symptoms of SARS.

According to the press service of the regional government, an additional measure has been introduced in the region to combat coronavirus. In two days, 109 people were tested. However, not a single confirmed case of coronavirus was detected. Testing for coronavirus has not yet been introduced without fail.

Smears from the nose and throat are taken in one of the clinics in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. After this, the patient receives a preliminary diagnosis, with a positive rapid test, all biomaterial will be sent to the laboratory of Novosibirsk. An accurate diagnosis will be ready in a few days.

In Sakhalin, only two residents of the region suspect coronavirus. Earlier, the authorities of the island region accepted a series of anti-epidemic measuresthat will help counter the spread of a dangerous disease. In particular, state employees banned travel abroad, purchased additional stock medical masks.

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