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Tennessee Tech student being tested for coronavirus

COOKEVILLE, TN (localmemphis.com) – A Tennessee Tech University student is undergoing precautionary testing for the coronavirus. In a release posted on th...
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COOKEVILLE, TN (localmemphis.com) – A Tennessee TechUniversity student is undergoing precautionary testing for the coronavirus.

In a release posted on the school’s website, university officials said a student had “very mild symptoms” and met the criteria for testing due to the student’s recent travel.

The student is being kept isolated while precautionary testing isbeing done. Doctors say a diagnosis has not been confirmed.

From the release: “The Tennessee Department of Healthadvises that while we await test results, there are no specific actions otherindividuals need to take. As soon as more information about the situationbecomes available it will be made aware to be made to the public.”

Learn more about coronavirus from the CDC HERE.