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Denis Protsenko, the head physician of the infectious diseases hospital in Kommunarka, told how to determine the cough that appears with COVID-19. About this doctor reported in an interview with Rossiyskaya Gazeta.
“This cough has a special intonation. Not deep harsh, but such as it were superficial, “- said Protsenko. He added that with coronavirus, the patient has a feeling of persistent perspiration.
Protsenko noted that he would not confuse “covid cough” with anything, because he had already learned to define it.
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In May, the head physician of the hospital said that skin rashes were found in patients with coronavirus infection. “First of all, rashes on the skin of the hands and abdomen,” said Protsenko. Doctors in Kommunarka noted such symptoms in most patients.