What Are the Symptoms of a Coronavirus Infection?
Here’s what you need to know:
As the coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, the news is coming at a fast and furious pace. But don’t let the volume send you into a panic about your health and that of your loved ones.
“The mantra is, ‘keep calm and carry on,’” said Dr. Marguerite Neill, an infectious disease expert at Brown University.
Here’s a list of frequently asked questions about the coronavirus outbreak and its symptoms.
What symptoms should I look out for?
Symptoms of this infection include fever, cough and difficulty breathing or shortness of breath. The illness causes lung lesions and pneumonia. But milder cases may resemble the flu or a bad cold, making detection difficult.
Patients also may exhibit other symptoms, such as gastrointestinal problems or diarrhea. Current estimates suggest that …continued .
[Source: New York Times]