The US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has added six new possible symptoms of the novel coronavirus.
Previously, fever, shortness of breath and coughing were listed as the symptoms for the deadly coronavirus. Joining those, the CDC has listed getting chills, or repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat or a new loss of taste or smell as the new symptoms, ABC News reported.
"These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus," according to the CDC statement.
"People with Covid-19 infection have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness," the CDC states.
The US public health institute recommends that those experiencing trouble breathing, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion, inability to arouse, or bluish lips or face seek medical attention immediately.
The death toll from coronavirus or Covid-19, that believed to be originated from China's Wuhan, reached 206,569 globally as of Monday. Besides, 2,973,264 cases were reported from around the world.