Is it possible I had the coronavirus in January?

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Dec 15th to January 18th I was sick as well. I went to the doctor's twice because I've never been sick for that long. It was a strange sickness. Heavy dry coughing that got worse at night. Sore throat, hurt to swallow. I lost my voice for a week. Congestion in my lungs. Fatigued. The doctor said on the first visit that it was Laryngitis (primary encounter diagnosis) Physicians Note: Discussed of a viral nature of this. Then on Jan 2nd I went back again because I was still sick with a sore throat and coughing. This time they said it was Acute tonsillitis, unspecified etiology (primary encounter diagnosis)TM's clear b/l, N-congested, T-mild erythema with sl R tonsillar enlargement, no exudate. I recall the doctor saying that there is something respiratory related going around. Again, this was on Jan 2nd. The CDC was notified on January 3rd.
Hi, where do you live?
 
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Although it can not be ruled out that you had this strain of Coronavirus (believed to be identified as far back as 2012 in China currently); it would be impossible at this stage to confirm whether you did or did not have the virus earlier than known as [to the best of my knowledge] any infection captured between 2018[2] and today would in theory lead you to believe you had it prior to any known cases.
 
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Is it possible you had the virus? Yes. Can you confirm it? Possibly. You can be tested for antibodies.

The only consistent thing about this virus is that it affects everyone differently.
 
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Is it possible you had the virus? Yes. Can you confirm it? Possibly. You can be tested for antibodies.

The only consistent thing about this virus is that it affects everyone differently.
The OP raises the question if they had COVID19 in January 2020 anf although there is an antibody test, this would not establish if you had the infection in January 2020 and recovered or if you caught it at a later date and recovered.
 
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The OP raises the question if they had COVID19 in January 2020 anf although there is an antibody test, this would not establish if you had the infection in January 2020 and recovered or if you caught it at a later date and recovered.
Well apparently I need to be more detailed in my answer:

Is it possible you had the virus? Yes.
Can you confirm it? Possibly.
Can you confirm that's what you had IN JANUARY? No.
 
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Well apparently I need to be more detailed in my answer:

Is it possible you had the virus? Yes.
Can you confirm it? Possibly.
Can you confirm that's what you had IN JANUARY? No.
Basically you created some argument whereby you were agreeing with me the whole time then.
 

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