Answered by: Dr Ramzdhan
I’m 37 years old lady and my throat was itchy three days ago. Occasionalcoughs, not just coughing. Today it’s getting worse, coughing continuously and getting a little wheezing. But there’s no fever
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:
Nose and throat itchiness are not typical symptoms of patients with COVID. It can be due to other health conditions such as:
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.
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