The clinical symptoms of COVID-19 infection are fever, weakness in limbs, and respiratory symptoms (mostly dry cough). Some people may have difficulty in breathing. In severe cases, symptoms may elevate to severe pneumonia, respiratory distress syndrome or multiple organ failure, shock, etc.
The precautionary measure of wearing a surgical mask must be observed, especially at three times: "when seeing a doctor, accompanying patients, visiting patients; having respiratory symptoms, or for chronically ill patients who are going out", meanwhile, try to avoid being in crowded and enclosed places and contact with wild animals or birds.
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