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COVID-19 Symptoms of pneumonia in COVID-19

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: June 25, 2020 7:39 AM

Anonymous 4 months

I have slight fever and diarrhea, and my muscles are sore.I’m afraid I won the Please try your best to answer my questions

Dr Sashini Seeni 4 months
General Practitioner

Thank you for your questions.

First and foremost, we truly understand your concerns regarding symptoms you’re facing now.

From your complaints, the symptoms you listed above which are fever, diarrhea and sore muscles have multifactorial causes such as:

  • dengue
  • Leptospirosis
  • Malaria
  • Other viral fever
  • influenza
  • acute gastroenteritis
  • COVID-19- 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. Symptoms of COVID-19 can be divided into these categories based on WHO.

Most common symptoms:

  • fever
  • dry cough
  • tiredness

Less common symptoms:

  • aches and pains
  • sore throat
  • diarrhoea
  • conjunctivitis
  • headache
  • loss of taste or smell
  • a rash on skin, or discolouration of fingers or toes

Serious symptoms:

  • difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • chest pain or pressure
  • loss of speech or movement

However, in order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.

I hope my answer helps. May you get well soon.

Last Updated: Thu Jun 25 2020 07:39:03 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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