He said this in an interview with the Australian television and radio corporation ABC.
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Commenting on the situation that there are already more than 1 million infected with COVID-19 in the world, Brendan Murphy said that the first million is not the whole picture of the real situation with the epidemic. According to him, the actual number of patients is five or ten times higher.
We believe that the numbers are significantly larger, because the scale of testing in many countries does not show all cases of infection,
Brendan Murphy explained his confidence.
His words are partially confirmed by a new study, which says that about a third of all cases of testing for coronavirus give false negative results. That is, in fact, the test person is infected, but the tests do not detect this.
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