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UK man had ‘longest Covid’ for 305 days, ‘wife arranged funeral 5 times’

A 72-year-old man in the UK had Covid-19 for more than 10 months in what experts have said is the longest-ever recorded persistent infection with the virus.Academics have described how the man, named by The Guardian as retired driving instructor Dave Smith, from Bristol, continuously tested positive for 305 days.Smith, who had conditions which led to him having a compromised immune system, is alive and well and now tests negative for the virus.He told The Guardian: “Whenever I went bad, I went…

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