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Impact of RT-PCR Test False-Negative Results for SARS-CoV-2 Surveillance in Mexico
Revista de investigación clínica
Underestimation of the number of cases during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has been a constant concern worldwide. Detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) RNA using realtime reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) is the most common method to confirm a case. However, these tests have suboptimal sensitivity. Objective: The objective of the study was to estimate the number of COVID-19 confirmed cases, intensive care unit (ICU)doi:10.24875/ric.20000587 pmid:33861544 fatcat:4h36ctnwljcdbi4q4i2ua2tgjm