Symptoms of Corona Virus (COVID-19)
The initial symptoms of Corona virus infection or COVID-19 can cause flu symptoms, which are fever, runny nose, dry cough, sore throat, and headache. After that, members can be deleted and returned. Patients with symptoms that can cope with high fever, cough with phlegm and even bleeding, difficulty breathing, and chest pain. These symptoms appear when compiling against Corona virus.
In general, there are 3 general symptoms that can indicate someone is infected with the Corona virus, namely :
- Fever (body temperature above 38 degrees Celsius)
- Shortness of Breath
The symptoms of COVID-19 generally appear within 2 days to 2 weeks after the patient is exposed to the Corona virus.
Causes of Corona Virus (COVID-19)
Corona virus infection or COVID-19 is caused by coronavirus, which is a group of viruses that infect the respiratory system. In most cases, coronaviruses only cause mild to moderate respiratory infections, such as flu. However, this virus can also cause severe respiratory infections, such as pneumonia, Middle-East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS).
A person can get COVID-19 through a variety of ways, namely :
- Accidentally inhaling saliva splashes (droplets) that come out when people with