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Is it possible to catch COVID-19 twice? Hong Kong reports first documented case of re-infection

DNA Tuesday, 25 August 2020
A Hong Kong man, who had first tested positive for COVID-19 in March and made a full recovery, was re-infected months later after making a trip overseas, according to researchers.
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