Coronavirus disease 2019

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Coronavirus disease 2019
(COVID-19)
Synonyms
  • 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease
  • Novel coronavirus pneumonia[1]
  • Wuhan pneumonia[2][3][4][5]
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Symptoms
SpecialtyInfectious diseases
SymptomsFiver, coch, shortness o braith[6]
ComplicationsPneumonia, ARDS, kidney failyie
CausesSARS-CoV-2
Risk factorsNae takkin preventive meisurs
Diagnostic methodPCR testin, medical eemagin
PreventionCorrect haund washin technique, coch etiquette, avydin close contact wi sick fowk or subclinical cairiers
TreatmentSymptomatic an supportive
DaithsTemplate:Cases in 2019–20 coronavirus ootbrak (3 tae 4% o confirmed cases; lawer whan unconfirmed cases are includit)[7]
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Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused bi SARS-CoV-2,[8] a virus closely relatit tae the SARS virus.[9][10][11]

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