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I'm experiencing mild fatigue sore throat and headaches. it started with an itchy rash on my arms neck and face 3 days ago. should i get a covid test?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
COVID question: This could be related to COVID 19 or other causes. COVID 19 Sx's may include fever, cough, feeling tired, shortness of breath, muscle aches, headache, sore throat, chills, chest pain, nasal congestion, loss of taste or smell, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea. In US, policies vary by state. Go to https://www.apple.com/covid19/ & choose your state's health department for specific guidance on testing.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
See below: Covid-19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html Please contact your doctor by phone for further evaluation and mechanism for testing in your area. Wear a mask, stay away from others, practice hand hygiene. If you develop breathing difficulty, go to the nearest hospital, immediately. Wish you good health.

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