Prince Charles is out of self isolation after testing positive for coronavirus

Prince Charles is out of self isolation after testing positive for coronavirus

Prince Charles is out of self isolation Monday after testing positive for coronavirus, Clarence House confirmed.

"Today that, having consulted with his doctor, The Prince of Wales is now out of self-isolation," Clarence House said in a statement.

The heir to the British throne, 71, was under self isolation for seven days and is now operating under the current standard government and medical restrictions that apply nationwide in the U.K.

Those who have symptoms of coronavirus need to self-isolate for seven days, according to the U.K.'s National Health Service.

The CDC recommends that post-exposure public health management for asymptomatic exposed individuals continue until 14 days after the last potential exposure.

The Prince of Wales tested positive for coronavirus after "displaying mild symptoms," Clarence House confirmed March 25, and was self-isolating at a royal estate in Scotland. His wife Camilla, 72, has tested negative for the virus.

"The Prince of Wales has tested positive for coronavirus," Clarence House said in a statement, noting aside from the mild symptoms he "otherwise remains in good health and has been working from home throughout the last few days as usual."

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Source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/celebrities/2020/03/30/coronavirus-prince-charles-out-self-isolation/5085998002/

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