MOSCOW, 6 Mar – RIA Novosti. Children with COVID-19 become non-infectious after 10 days, while the duration of the virus isolation can reach up to a month, the head physician of the Leader of Medicine medical center, infectious disease doctor Evgeny Timakov told RIA Novosti. “The virus is secreted in children up to a month, in most children Children after 10 days generally become non-infectious. That is, the isolation of a virus does not mean that a person is infectious, “Timakov said.
At the same time, he noted that, together with feces, COVID-19 can be excreted for a fairly long time, but others cannot be infected from such a person.
The number of COVID-19 cases in Russia increased over the past day by 11,024, to 4,301,159, the operational headquarters for combating the spread of coronavirus reported earlier. The largest number of new cases was recorded in Moscow – 1757. 15 464 people were discharged, 462 died. The spread of coronavirus