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I have covid 4th day into no longer have fever but still have dry cough. what are my chances of my cough developing into shortness of breathe or breathing problems ? as of now i not short of breath breathe fine. i feel my chest only if i cough hard?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered

Specializes in Psychiatry

COVID 19: Can't say for sure. However if you do develop difficulty breathing that can require urgent medical care. In people who have more severe disease , that can sometimes occur around a week out.

Answered 12/24/2020



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