Coronavirus: If you had the original Omicron infection, can you still catch ‘stealth’ Omicron?

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Experts and epidemiologists say a re-infection is “very unlikely” but still possible.

Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwadi says those who have had an omega-3 infection are less likely to catch it twice, at least not in three months.

However, Stanley Weiss, an epidemiologist at the Rutgers School of Public Health, said in a conversation with Yahoo, “Yes, you can get Omicron twice.”

“If you have a mild infection, do not get very good immunity and you come in contact with a large dose of the virus again, it is certainly possible.”

An Israeli study also found re-infection with stealth omikron after the main strain was infected.

Cyril Cohen, head of the immunotherapy lab at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, said: [have]Some … have reported that in the rare case so far, those who … were infected by Omicron may also be infected … at BA.2, “as reported by i24 News Station.




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