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CDC test counting error leaves epidemiologists confused

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CDC test counting error leaves epidemiologists confused

CDC test counting error leaves epidemiologists confused

As it tracks the coronavirus’s spread, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is combining tests that detect active COVID-19 infection with those that detect recovery from the virus — a system that obscures the picture of the pandemic but raises the percentage of Americans tested as President Trump boasts about testing.


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