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Jeonnam Province to test for tuberculosis and novel coronavirus on senior citizens simultaneously

전남도, 65세 이상 노인 결핵 검진·코로나19 진단 병행

Jeonnam Province to test for tuberculosis and novel coronavirus on senior citizens simultaneously



Jeonnam province revealed on Feb. 18th that tuberculosis checkups and coronavirus tests are being conducted simultaneously for senior citizens.


This is to prevent further spread of the coronavirus into the region with early tests upon suspected pneumonia patients.



There will be real time diagnosing methods utilized to test for pneumonia along with the X-ray scanning of the chest for the tuberculosis test.



This tests for 35,000 seniors within the province. If there are suspected symptoms for pneumonia after the X-ray, the seniors will be guided to screening clinics for further epidemiology and tests.

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