Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure:
- Shortness of breath
When to Contact Your Provider
If you have these symptoms and HAVE NOT been to a CDC high-risk area and HAVE NOT been in contact with a person with laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19, you might have the flu. Stay home and rest.
If you have the above symptoms and have been to an area with widespread transmission or been in contact with a person with laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19, call the hospital or your village clinic before seeking care.
The information about COVID-19 is rapidly changing. Visit cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/ for the latest updates. For Alaska-specific information, visit coronavirus.alaska.gov.