So far, persistent dry cough and fever were the only symptoms officially recognized by most international health organizations.
The US Government Organization Center for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) just added six new symptoms to a list of possible signs of Covid -19 in order to help individuals determine the disease at an early stage.
According to the CDC: “People with Covid -19 have reported a wide range of symptoms – from milder to more severe symptoms”.
The organization has now updated its list of plausible signs from Covid -19 to include: chills, tremors along with chills, muscle aches, headaches, sore throat, and loss of taste or smell.
Shortness of breath has even been updated to “shortness of breath or difficulty in breathing”.
The full list of symptoms of Covid 19 According to CDC:
Shortness of breath or difficulty in breathing.
Tremors together with chills.
Loss of taste or smell.
The CDC warns that any of these nine symptoms can occur between two to 14 days after exposure to the new coronavirus or SARS – CoV -2.
According to the World Health Organization ( WHO ), the most common symptoms of Covid -19 are fever, persistent dry cough, and tiredness.