Potential for False Positive Results with Antigen Tests for Rapid Detection of SARS-CoV-2 - Letter to Clinical Laboratory Staff and Health Care Providers

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Language(s): 
English
Readability: 
13-17 (college)
Date Last Updated: 
11/03/2020
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Tags/Keywords: 
COVID-19; testing; false positive; rapid detection
Summary: 

FDA recommendations and statistics about what causes false positive covid tests and why they may occur. (Potential for False Positive Results with Antigen Tests for Rapid Detection of SARS-CoV-2 - Letter to Clinical Laboratory Staff and Health Care Providers) I thought the information was very reliable and gave a thorough answer to my question. It gave not only statistics, but also reasoning.

Collection: 
Safe Living
Topic: 
Covid-19 Testing
Media Type: 
Print/Website
Minutes to Consume: 
<15
Author and/or Source: 
FDA