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DWTS judge Derek Hough tests positive for COVID-19

"Dancing With the Stars" judge Derek Hough |  Photo: ABC/Frank Ockenfels

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Created: November 16, 2021 05:53 PM

"Dancing With the Stars" judge Derek Hough has been diagnosed with COVID-19. Hough made the announcment on his Instagram account on Tuesday saying, "I have some news to share and I wanted you to hear it straight from me. Even though I've been fully vaccinated, I have just been diagnosed with a breakthrough case of COVID. I just found out."

The pro dancer says he "feels okay," and he is taking advice from medical professionals. "I'm currently in quarantine, and I'll make sure I keep you guys all updated with what's going on," Hough said.

The six-time Mirror Ball champion said he is "doing everything I can to get better." 

Hough, appeared on Monday's episode of "DWTS." The show's season finale will be next Monday. According to Good Morning Northland, Hough will also reschedule his shows in Las Vegas which were set to take place this week.

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