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Sore throat, I’m not sure if I took medication, feel numb in my mouth

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: March 26, 2020 7:53 AM

Anonymous 10 days

I’m 29 years old, came back from Philippines Manila on 17 th, just worry if I might be infected by convid 19

Dr Sri Viknarajan 10 days
General Practitioner


Thank you for your question. I understand that you are worry about your risk of being infected with COVID19. Since you have runny nose and cough, I would encourage you to answer this quiz on Risk Assessment for COVID-19 to evaluate you health status in regards to this disease. After completing this quiz, you will be classified into several categories. Further instructions will be given at the end of the quiz. Please act accordingly.

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Last Updated: Thu Mar 26 2020 07:53:23 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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