If someone thinks they have been exposed to COVID-19 and develops symptoms such as fever, cough and/or difficulty breathing, they should first CALL a health care professional for medical advice. Please refer to www.coronavirus.gov.
What is it?
COVID-19 is a respiratory infection. It is caused by an RNA virus called nCoV19 that is part of the SARS lineage of coronaviruses.
What are the symptoms?
The symptoms of COVID-19 are: fever, cough and shortness of breath. Those who develop serious illness generally are found to have pneumonia.
What should I do if I have symptoms?