Is It True That If The Flu Means Contracting Corona Virus
hello some days I have a high fever accompanied by the flu is not so severe even though I rarely go out of the house let alone go to crowded places I’m a little worried especially now is the corona virus outbreak, according to the doctor of my symptoms is this corona virus or not? and if not what should I do to improve? because I’m a boarding boy who doesn’t want to make my parents worry
Originally posted 2020-04-15 15:42:20.
Hello Fatri, Thank you for the question.
Corona virus or 2019 novel corona virus (2019-nCoV) is a new type of corona virus that was recently discovered in China. Virus corona itself is a virus that attacks the respiratory system that causes sufferers to experience flu-like symptoms namely coughing, runny nose, sore throat , fever. In some people, this viral infection can cause more severe infections such as pneumonia, Middle-East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS0, or Severe Acute Respiratory Sydrome (SARS)), with more severe symptoms such as high fever, coughing up phlegm or bleeding, shortness of breath, and chest pain, a person can be suspected of having a corona virus if in the last 2 weeks there has been a history of traveling to China or other countries where a case has been detected or contact with someone who has just traveled to China. at this time.Symptoms that you experience can be caused by colds, colds, sinusitis, or bronchitis.There are several suggestions that you can do at home:
get enough rest for 7-9 hours every day multiply consumption of water multiply consumption of nutritious foods consume fever-reducing drugs such as paracetamol If this complaint does not improve for more than 2 weeks or you continue to experience high fever, shortness of breath, and chest pain, please feel free see a doctor for further examination and treatment. To prevent corona virus infections and other viruses that attack the respiratory system, it is recommended that you always keep your hands clean. Also make sure you cover your mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing and always wear a mask if you have a cough and runny nose.
Please also read this article: How to prevent corona virus
Hopefully this information helps you.