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Covid 19 enquiry shortness of breath

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: April 9, 2020 10:05 AM

Anonymous 7 months

I want to ask about positive covid 19 symptom if the shortness of breath will be on long term or isnitnwill come and go within days? As I getting shortness of breath with some chest tightness sometime but no fever .

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 7 months
General Practitioner

Greetings! Thank you for the question. For your information, the pattern of symptoms will depend on individuals. Nevertheless, shortness of breathe may persist daily. Other than COVID-19 infection, your symptoms could be due to:

You are encouraged to answer the quiz on Risk Assessment for COVID-19 to evaluate your health status in regards to this disease. After completing this quiz, you will be classified into several categories.

You may consult a MOH doctor by clicking Ask Doctor at the Ministry of Health website (COVID-19 Portal) to ask any health issues related to COVID-19 starting from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

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Last Updated: Thu Apr 09 2020 10:05:43 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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