Coronavirus disease 2019

Coronavirus disease 2019 is an infectious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. The disease was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, the capital of China's... Wikipedia

  • Symptoms:  Fever, cough, shortness of breath, none
  • Complications:  Pneumonia, viral sepsis, acute respiratory distress syndrome, kidney failure
  • Usual onset:  5 days from exposure (may range between 2–14 days)
  • Causes:  Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
  • Risk factors:  Travel, viral exposure
  • Diagnostic method:  rRT-PCR testing, CT scan
  • Prevention:  Hand washing, quarantine, physical distancing
  • Treatment:  Symptomatic and supportive
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo