2019 Novel Coronavirus can be detected in urine, blood, anal swabs and oropharyngeal swabs samples [article]

Liang Peng, Jing Liu, Wenxiong Xu, Qiumin Luo, Keji Deng, Bingliang Lin, Zhiliang Gao
2020 medRxiv   pre-print
We tested samples collected from nine patients diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The virus was found in urine, blood, anal swabs and oropharyngeal swabs. It is the first time for SARS-CoV-2 found in urine, though no urinary irritation was found.
doi:10.1101/2020.02.21.20026179 fatcat:2zcjxl2skzbe3c5mbnqhlb432u