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A 26-year-old female asked:

Good morning i am npt sure if i have flu or could be infected my symptoms are sore throat, headache, blocked nose, dry mouth and caugh. please advise?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
COVI-19?: These symptoms could be due to COVID-19 or any of several common respiratory viruses. At this time of year, influenza (flu) is unlikely, but still possible. Most important, you need testing for COVID-19. Contact your doctor ASAP. Good luck.

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