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Only at night will get fever 37.9(ear) im 22years old

Answered by: Dr Ramzdhan

Last Updated: March 27, 2020 1:31 AM

Anonymous 8 months

Hi doctor. Yesterday i get 37.9 use ear temperature. I think i nervous cant sleep very well at night. I have already feel hot like 2 days ago. The temparature always in 37.1(ear). Because 25th i have go outside to help my parents and my employee to buy daily supplies. And when done payment to take all item … something happend with my shopping cart there drop out and have something broken and i row to broken item and also got blood came out … of couse i use tissue to stop the blood and use tape to hemostasis…and after this 2 day i feel have a bit fever…and phlegm in the throat…and i have a little dry cough,and when i cough,i get a bit of nause,sometime not all the time…should i go to see doctor?? Or can i check covid 19 blood test? And should i isolation with my parents??? And now my temparature is 37.5

Dr Ramzdhan 8 months
General Practitioner

Greetings!

We understand your worries especially with the development of symptoms indicative but not exclusive of COVID-19.

For you information, WHO listed common symptoms for COVID-19 infection as follows:

  • Fever (morea than 37.5 degrees celcius)
  • Fatigue
  • Cough
  • Aches and pains
  • Sorethroat
  • Headaches
  • Shortness of breath

Fever and Cough can be due to other health conditions apart from COVID such as:

  • dehydration
  • common cold
  • influenza infection
  • pharyngitis
  • tonsillitis
  • dengue fever

The needs of screening test depends on your risk profile. To assess your risk, 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.

Even if your risk is low, as you are suffering from haemostasis, please visit the nearest clinic.

Haemostasis is not a typical symptom of CoViD-19. Regardless, you should get treated.

You can isolate yourself from your parents if your risk is high and you need to visit screening hospital.

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.

Last Updated: Fri Mar 27 2020 01:31:55 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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