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Harrisonburg has a ‘presumptive positive’ coronavirus case

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ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. – We’re learning more about where the coronavirus is being found in Virginia.

Sentara RMH in Rockingham County announced on Thursday a patient has tested ‘presumptive positive’ for the coronavirus.

Later, the Central Shenandoah Health District announced that a Harrisonburg resident in his or her 60s tested positive for the coronavirus.

“Presumptively positive” means the case is pending confirmatory testing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The resident developed upper respiratory symptoms that progressed over a few days to a pneumonia with high fever.

The patient was tested for the novel coronavirus by a commercial lab and thee patient is currently doing well and is in isolation, according to the Central Shenandoah Health District.


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