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What it’s like to have a mild COVID-19 case

Healthline, Jan. 20, 2022

January 20, 2022

What it’s like to have a mild COVID-19 case

“At this stage of the pandemic, the underreporting is likely due to multiple factors: at-home testing kits which go unreported; not seeking out testing because the wait time for results can be days, or not seeking out testing because you don’t have the original constellation of COVID-19 symptoms,” says Dr. Jose Mayorga, executive director of the UCI Health Family Health Centers and assistant clinical professor of the Department of Family Medicine at UCI School of Medicine.