SHIELD FAQ - Why should nothing be put into the mouth or ingested one hour before the COVID test?


The substances put in mouth may release substances that can interfere with the test, thus affecting the sensitivity/accuracy of the test. 

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Owner:Tyler C.Group:University of Illinois System
Created:2021-04-15 11:50 CDTUpdated:2021-04-21 13:31 CDT
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