Health and information – Some people have different responses to corona virus attacks (covid-19). Early symptoms of corona virus infection or covid-19 can match flu symptoms, which are fever, runny nose, dry cough, sore throat, and headache. Then, the symptoms can disappear and heal or even get worse. Patients with severe symptoms can experience high fever, cough with phlegm and even bleeding, shortness of breath, and chest pain. These symptoms occur when the body reacts against the corona virus.
Broadly speaking, there are 3 general symptoms that indicate the person is exposed to the coronavirus, namely:
- Fever (body temperature above 38 degrees Celsius)
- Dry cough
- Fatigue or tiredness
There are also other symptoms that arise although less frequently, namely:
- Loss of ability to taste and smell
- Rashes on the skin
- Pain in the throat
- Discomfort and pain
For symptoms that are already in serious stages, namely:
- Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
- Chest pain or chest pressure
- The loss of the ability to speak and move
Try to contact the doctor or health facility that you want to go to before visiting him, so that the doctor has anticipated it first.
Even though you experience mild symptoms if it has been confirmed that the doctor must continue to do the treatment independently at home, so that the corona virus that sticks completely disappears and disappears in our body and does not infect the people around us.
The symptoms of covid-19 generally appear within 2 days to 2 weeks after the patient is exposed to the corona virus.
So we must remain vigilant and continue to use health protocols from the local health department so that we remain protected from the corona virus.