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Disease:COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease)

Virus: SARS-CoV-2  (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2)

Due to an excessive increase in new COVID-19 cases over the last two weeks, Preble County Public Health will now only be able notify individuals via mail who have either tested positive for COVID-19 or are identified as close contacts.  

Updated COVID-19 Numbers can be found daily at 2PM at: 

coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/dashboards

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*Confirmed Case: A case with or without symptoms that has tested positive by a standard PCR test.

**Probable Case: A case with symptoms who has close contact with a positive case or in a setting with widespread COVID-19, or, a case with symptoms who has tested positive using other types of lab tests such as antigen testing or antibody testing*, or a case with no symptoms who has tested positive using other types of lab tests AND an epidemiological link to known cases.

***Total Cases: The total of confirmed and probable cases combined. 

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