Frequently Ask Questions
Anyone who would like to be tested. Besides testing for people who have symptoms of COVID-19 or upon reference by your healthcare provider or state health department, the CDC now suggests testing for asymptomatic patients who have been exposed to someone with a confirmed case. Kore Labs recommends routine testing of individuals with known exposures or concerns about exposures. Routine testing allows public health officials to diagnose those who are asymptomatic and interrupt the spread of the virus.
People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19:
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Or at least two of these symptoms:
- Muscle or body aches
- Sore throat
- New loss of taste or smell
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.