Coronavirus in LA: Your no-panic guide to daily life and the new (and changing) rules

You could be contagious for up to 14 days, according to Dr. Shruti Gohil, University of California Irvine Medical Center. However, Gohil said, since asymptomatic carriers may not know when Day 1 was, it’s “encouraging to know … their ability to spread the disease is far less than those who are actively symptomatic.”