Symptoms of COVID-19!By Harshita Sehgal - 20 March 2020
Coronavirus is alarming since it became a pandemic. Doctors have been telling people about the symptoms of the virus, and the three most common symptoms are fever, cough, and shortness of breath. But some other symptoms are also reported by the experts. Check out the list of symptoms that everyone should look after:
Pains and aches
13.9% of patients have complained about muscle pains. Though they are normal symptoms of viral infection like cold and flu if it is worse than you should contact your doctor.
People who have a cold, cough, and fever along with runny nose might be a candidate for COVID-19. So, if you have runny nose along with any of these symptoms then visit a doctor asap.
Shortness of breath
Respiratory symptoms are one of the main features of Covid-19 with many patients complaining shortness of breath and fatigue. WHO estimates 38.1 percent of patients affected with shortness of breath.
The most common symptom of coronavirus is fever. The fever is typically 100 degrees or higher. Also, note that it is not the first symptom of the virus.
W.H.O has reported headaches in patients with Covid-19. There are many different types of headaches, but if you have it along with other symptoms then you must get checked.
The Eustachian tube, leading between the inner and the middle ear, becomes clogged and that can cause you to feel pressure in your ears.
If you are having trouble breathing or swallowing, it is important that you see a doctor immediately.
Keep an eye on your health, and if you see any of these symptoms then visit a doctor soon.