Patients with COVID-19 have mild to severe symptoms, similar to influenza and other viral illnesses, that can include:

  • Fever greater than 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Dry cough
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Tiredness, body aches

Individuals at highest risk for severe illness from COVID-19 include those with pre-existing pulmonary disease, those with compromised immune systems, infants and the elderly. The vast majority of patients will have mild/moderate symptoms and do not require hospitalization.