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A 50-year-old female asked:

After blood tests because i was ill with a fever shortness of breath and a pain ful cough; i was told to do a crp blood test. my crp came in at 37. i was told to do a covid-19 swap. my gp sent me to a lancer covid-19 centre to be tested. advice.

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Test: Monitor your fever and shortness of breath, and a chest image is indicated for worsening. Please have an influenza and COVID-19 swab performed. After the testing, stay at home, rest, drink fluids and treat fever with Tylenol or Motrin.

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Last updated Mar 14, 2020

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