Symptoms of coronavirus

COVID-19 symptoms of coronavirus

What are the symptoms of coronavirus? If you think you have been exposed to coronavirus (COVID-19) and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, contact your doctor.

Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.

The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.

If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:

  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face
     
    *This list is not all-inclusive. Please consult your doctor for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.