The mild to moderate symptoms of the common strains include:
These symptoms can sometimes develop further to pneumonia or bronchitis, this is more often in vulnerable patients with weakened immune systems (Elderly, children, chronically ill).
In the more severe Coronaviruses such as MERS and SARS, more severe symptoms of fever and cough can progress rapidly to pneumonia, resulting in breathing failure, kidney damage, high fevers, and even death.
Be suspicious of the Norvel Coronavirus if a patient is unwell with respiratory illness following recent travel to China, in particular the affected provinces, or have been in contact with someone from the region. The signs and symptoms of the new 2019 nCoV range from: