Once a symptom is seen, one should be tested for COVID regardless of whether it is recombinant or ancestor or altered strain.
Common symptoms of covid are cold, fever, headache, nausea, weakness, sore throat, loss of smell and taste. In addition to these, there are some unusual symptoms of covid, such as skin tremors, covid toes, skin rash, and red eyes.
Seek medical help if you experience severe symptoms such as shortness of breath or shortness of breath, decreased speech or mobility, or convulsions or chest pain.
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