COVID-19 PCR test

COVID-19, or coronavirus disease 2019, is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The virus was first identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019, and has since spread to all parts of the world.

COVID-19 can cause mild to severe respiratory illness, and the symptoms can vary from person to person. Some common symptoms include fever, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, muscle aches, headache, sore throat, loss of taste or smell, and diarrhea.

In most people, COVID-19 is a mild illness that resolves on its own. However, some people, especially older adults and those with underlying medical conditions can develop severe illnesses that require hospitalization.

There is no specific treatment for COVID-19, but there are a number of things that can be done to relieve symptoms and prevent the spread of the virus. These include:

1. Getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

2. Wearing a mask in public indoor settings.

3. Washing your hands frequently.

4. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

5. Staying home if you are sick. If you think you may have COVID-19, it is important to get tested and seek medical attention if necessary.

At Reliance we test for SARS-COVID-19 using advanced PCR technology to deliver results within 23-48 hours from sample receipt.

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