Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in Nasal Swabs: comparison with Nasopharyngeal Swabs

  • Hyun Ah Kim Department of Infectious disease, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Miri Hyun Department of Infectious disease, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Ji Yeon Lee Department of Infectious disease, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Sunggyun Park Department of Laboratory Medicine, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Namhee Ryoo Department of Laboratory Medicine, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Yong Shik Kwon Department of Pulmonology, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Jae Seok Park Department of Pulmonology, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine
  • Jin Young Kim Department of Radiology, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Jae Cheon Jeon Department of Emergency medicine, Keimyung University Dongsan hospital, Keimyung University School of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
  • Kyong Ran Peck Division of Infectious disease, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Keywords: COVID-19, diagnosis, SARS-Cov-2, mass screening

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Published
2020-10-31
How to Cite
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Kim HA, Hyun M, Lee JY, Park S, Ryoo N, Kwon YS, Park JS, Kim JY, Jeon JC, Peck KR (2020) Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in Nasal Swabs: comparison with Nasopharyngeal Swabs. J Infect Dev Ctries 14:1081-1083. doi: 10.3855/jidc.12942
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Coronavirus Pandemic