The coronavirus pandemic swept across Europe. Spread to China covid-19 virus manifests itself differently depending on continent. In European countries, the symptoms of coronavirus resemble seasonal flu and is accompanied by a dry cough. In Asian countries coronavirus infection manifests itself in the form of pneumonia and leads to oxygen starvation of the body. A few days ago Singaporean doctors called the new symptoms of coronavirus.
What are the new symptoms of coronavirus?
In Singapore, patients with coronovirus infection were identified new signs of the covid-19 virus. Local doctors published their research in Lancet, which talks about two cases of false positive dengue fever test results with subsequent diagnosis of coronavirus infection. dengue – an acute viral disease accompanied by fever, headache, and a rash on a person’s skin. Two sick people went to the hospital with a complaint of fever, coughing and muscle pain. Patients were diagnosed with fever. dengue. When analyzing a fever, the result in one patient came out negative, another positive. A few days later both worsened with signs of constant temperature and chronic weakness. Coronavirus test gave a positive result, indicating latent symptoms of infection 2019-ncov.
Similar symptoms of coronavirus and dengue fever
New signs of coronavirus infection are very similar to symptoms dengue fever, which further complicates timely diagnosis of covid-19 virus in patients. False results on the presence in a person of dengue fever occurs due to the same symptoms with coronavirus. The following symptoms are observed in patients diagnosed with dengue fever, in which coronavirus infection:
- pain in bones, joints and muscles;
- redness of the eyes and / or throat;
- severe weakness;
- vomiting, nausea;
- gingival or gastrointestinal bleeding.
Read in detail the previously identified signs of coronavirus possible in the “Symptoms” section.