COVID-19 - Coronavirus disease 2019
A contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). Symptoms often include fever, breathing difficulties, cough, fatigue and loss of smell and taste. Most people (81%) develop mild to moderate symptoms, 14% develop severe symptoms and 5% of suffer critical symptoms (respiratory failure, shock, or multiorgan dysfunction). At least a third of those infected remain asymptomatic but can spread the disease.