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Am I Covid19 infected?

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: March 1, 2020 4:52 AM

Anonymous 9 months

Hi. i have been to west Australia and came back on 16th. Before reaching 14 days i got sore throat starting from day 10, and today day14 i have runny nose. No fever(36.9). I don’t think I got infected, but my friends ask me to consult with doctor. Should I get COVID19 test at the hospital?

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 9 months
General Practitioner

Greetings, thank you for your question.

Based on the above information, we understand your concern about the problem you’re having. Before that, you can answer a simple quiz to assess your risk (Assess Your Risk Here).

If you think you have one of COVID-19 symptoms (fever, cough, shortness of breath) you are advised to get check for it as we need an objective value to reassess the symptoms.

For more information on coronavirus, please visit the official Ministry of Health portal at link here (MOH COVID-19 Portal). You can also consult a doctor regarding your condition by clicking Ask Doctor link on the portal.

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