WVU Medicine Health Report - COVID-19: When best to test?

Monday, January 4, 2021

If you’re worried you might have contracted COVID-19, your first reaction might be to get tested as soon as possible. But that might be a misguided strategy. The accuracy of your results hinges on WHEN you test. If you want to be certain whether you’re infected, when should you be tested? WVU Medicine infectious disease specialist Arif R. Sarwari, MD, explains. To learn more about COVID-19 testing and treatment, please visit https://wvumedicine.org/covid/