COVID-19 General Case Definition Change

As of the 18th May the general clinical case definition for COVID-19 has been updated to include loss of or change in smell or taste.

Case indicators for COVID 19 are now recognised as: 

  •  A new continuous cough
  • OR fever
  • OR loss of / change in smell or taste

Everyone, including health and social care workers, should self-isolate if they develop a new continuous cough or fever or loss of /  change in smell or taste. The individual’s household should also self-isolate for 14 days as per the current guidelines and the individual should stay at home for 7 days, or longer if they still have symptoms other than cough or loss of sense of smell or taste.

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Llandrindod Wells
Powys
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