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COVID - 19 Update

Updated: Mar 14, 2020

What is COVID-19 Corona Virus?

COVID 19 is a flu like virus that affects the lungs and airways. It is a part of a large group of viruses that are known to cause illnesses in humans and animals.


How does it spread?

Direct contact with infected person through droplets (coughing, sneezing) and fomites (objects that may have been deposited with droplets from an infected person. This may include contaminated cloth, hand, table, chair and cot)


What are the symptoms?

Fever, Running Nose, Cough, Throat Pain, Shortness of breath, Pneumonia, Vomiting, Diarrhoea,


How can we prevent the spread of COVID 19?

Maintaining standard hygiene precautions will go a long way in preventing the spread of this infection.

We request our patients and caregivers to kindly inform their relatives/friends with a recent travel history to not visit them for upto 14 days since arrival.


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