Pulmonologist Sergei Puryasev called the imperceptible symptoms of lung damage coronavirus. The first signals indicating COVID infection are shortness of breath and shortness of breath, then the patient's well-being worsens.
Pulmonologist Sergei Puryasev said that there are symptoms, understanding which, the doctor will diagnose in time. Signals indicating a lesion of the respiratory system are invisible at the first stage of the disease. At first, a person feels discomfort in the chest area, he cannot breathe in deeply due to the restriction of inhalation. Another symptom is shortness of breath, which occurs during exercise and various activities. In this case, the patient does not have enough air. Strengthening of the two named symptoms entails the appearance of a third symptom, which is fever, in which case we are talking about deep damage to the lungs, the doctor said.
Doctors do not recommend starting treatment with antibiotics if there are only two imperceptible signs, the same applies to computed tomography. Medication should be taken at the onset of fever. If the lungs are affected by coronavirus infection, it is necessary to keep the situation with the development of the disease under control and take prompt treatment measures against COVID-19.