Coronavirus warning - the one mild COVID-19 symptom that you may easily miss
CORONAVIRUS is a deadly infection that's easily spread among the public, and has killed more than 5,000 people in the UK. You could be at risk of COVID-19 symptoms if you have this mild sign that could be easily missed - and it's not a high fever or a dry cough.
CORONAVIRUS symptoms include a high fever, a new cough, and loss of smell and taste. But you could also be at risk of COVID-19 infection if you have any of these other warning signs of coronavirus. This is the current complete list of COVID-19 symptoms.
CORONAVIRUS symptoms have been a breeding ground for much confusion over the last couple of months. This is exemplified in the main highlighted symptom - coughing. If you are wondering whether your newly developed cough is a sign of COVID-19, here are some key facts to clear up the confusion.
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This case report describes a 25-year-old female radiographer with no significant medical history who had been working in a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) ward who presented with a mild dry cough that lasted for 1 day, followed by persistent severe anosmia and dysgeusia.
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CONCLUSIONS: The manifestations of COVID-19 at presentation were similar to those seen in other reports. Our population was older, slightly overrepresented by women and had a high level of co-morbidity. COVID-19 admittance was associated with frequent need of intensive care and mechanical ventilation that was associated with a very high mortality. FUNDING: none. TRIAL REGISTRATION: not relevant. PMID: 32448405 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]