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A Global Threat COVID-19: Understanding and its Management

Puvaneswari Kanagaraj, Anbueswari Kanagaraj, Albin Joseph Yesuwilson

Keywords : COVID-19, Diagnostic test, Management of COVID19, Pandemic, Pathophysiology, Signs, Symptoms

Citation Information : Kanagaraj P, Kanagaraj A, Yesuwilson AJ. A Global Threat COVID-19: Understanding and its Management. 2020; 13 (1):18-21.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10084-12143

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 20-07-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

COVID-19 disease is a highly infectious disease caused by a newly (novel) identified corona virus. COVID-19 infected patients may have mild to moderate respiratory symptoms and can recover without any specific medical management. But few experience severe symptoms and lead to mortality. COVID-19 is announced by WHO as a global pandemic. It is very critical to take appropriate decisions and timely management and prevention of the infection.


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