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Shall I go for Covid-19 test

Answered by: Dr Ramzdhan

Last Updated: April 26, 2020 4:44 AM

Anonymous 7 months

Hi, my name is Tan and I am 36 years old. Saw a news that this morning one of the vege seller at Pasar Pagi Taman Megah is confirmed case for Covid19. I did bought vege from the stall yesterday. So far, I don’t have any symptom. Shall I go to nearby clinic to do screening or test?

Dr Ramzdhan 7 months
General Practitioner

Hi there.

We understand your worries regarding 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 for any symptom 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: Sun Apr 26 2020 04:44:04 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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