COVID-19 Overview What are the symptoms of COVID-19? Fever Cough Shortness of breath at illness onset Myalgia or fatigue In some cases, sore throat At this time, the CDC believes symptoms may appear as few as two days or as long as 14 days after exposure. The incubation period is estimated at five days. Confirmed COVID-19 cases—reported illnesses range from mild symptoms to severe illness and death Source: CDC https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/symptoms.html https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/clinical-guidance-management-patients.html SHARE News & Knowledge All Curi recommendations are based on current CDC criteria at the time of publication. CDC guidance for SARS-CoV-2 infection may, or may not, be adopted by state and local health departments to respond to rapidly changing local circumstances. Providers should always check with their local health department to see if the CDC’s guidance on any given topic has been modified (particularly if more restrictive) from the CDC’s recommended guidelines. Follow this link https://www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/healthdirectories/index.html for contact information to your state/local health department. If local recommendations vary from those of the CDC, and you are unsure what recommendations to follow, then it is safer to follow the more restrictive guidelines/recommendations.