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Morning Dr, am i infected?

Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli

Last Updated: March 19, 2020 2:37 AM

Anonymous 8 months

Morning Dr, since this few day i was having a flu due to my sinus and suddenly yesterday i started have slightly chest discomfort, cough and mild so throat. Am i infected. I have not be in other infection country and no direct contact to person who positive covid -19 .

Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli 8 months
General Practitioner

Hi there.

We understand your worries especially with development of symptoms indicative but not exclusive of coronavirus infection.

Therefore, you can answer this 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 and further actions suggested will be provided according to the classification.

You are advised to monitor your symptoms and limit contact with other person. Practice hand washing and hand hygine and well as wear protective mask when you interact with other people. I would also like to advice you to stay home as ordered by the authorities.

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.

After 5.00 pm till 12.00 am, please direct your enquiries to our DoctorOnCall website at this link DoctorOnCall Tanya.

With your cooperation, I hope we can conquer this outbreak before it get any worse. Thank you.

Last Updated: Thu Mar 19 2020 02:37:59 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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