Iranian Journal of Medical Microbiology- Journal News
What are the symptoms of novel Coronavirus?

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COVID-19 affects different people in different ways. Infected people have had a wide range of symptoms reported – from mild symptoms to severe illness.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

1- Fever or chills
2- Cough
3- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
4- Fatigue
5- Muscle or body aches
6- Headache
7- New loss of taste or smell
8- Sore throat
9- Congestion or runny nose
10- Nausea or vomiting
11- Diarrhea

Look for emergency warning signs for COVID-19. If someone is showing any of these signs, seek emergency medical care immediately:

1- Trouble breathing
2- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
3- New confusion
4- Inability to wake or stay awake
5- Bluish lips or face

Call your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.



For more information about Corona Virus, you can visit World Health Organization (WHO) at who.int and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) at cdc.gov .
 

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References :

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), December 2020, (Access Link Online).
Prepared and arranged by Amirhossein Chehrehara 

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