- Adelaide NewsSA Health Investigating After Man Tests Positive For COVID After 14-Day Hotel Quarantine
SA Health Investigating After Man Tests Positive For COVID After 14-Day Hotel Quarantine
He's now isolating
SA Health's investigating the COVID case of a man who tested negative on numerous occasions in hotel quarantine, only to return a positive result on day 17.
Authorities say he's not considered infectious and it's low risk to the public, as it was a 'weak positive' result.
The guy in his 20s spent a fortnight in quarantine after returning from overseas, but was released during the week.
He's now at home isolating, but authorities say he wasn't infectious while in the community, believing it's a case of him 'shedding' the virus, which can happen up to three months after the infection.
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