Mellor Community Primary School

Checketts Road.Leicester. LE4 5EQ.
Telephone: 0116-2946098 or 0116-2946099. Email:  office@mellor.leicester.sch.uk

Symptoms Grid


This grid has been compiled using information from NHS direct and is intended as a guide only, it is not a substitute for medical advice, but staff and parents may

find it useful in distinguishing COVID-19 from other common ailments. However, if you you're worried about your symptoms Use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service.


SYMPTOMS

COVID-19

COLD

FLU

ALLERGIES

FEVER

Common

Rare

Common

Sometimes

TIREDNESS

Sometimes

Sometimes

Common

Common

COUGH

Common

Mild

Common

Sometimes

SNEEZING

No

Common

No

Common

ACHES & PAINS

Sometimes

Common

Common

No

RUNNY NOSE

Rare

Common

Sometimes

Common

SORE THROAT

Sometimes

Common

Sometimes

No

DIARRHOEA

Rare

No

Sometimes

Sometimes

SICKNESS

No

No

Sometimes

Sometimes

HEADACHE

Sometimes

Sometimes

Common

Sometimes

ADDITIONAL SYMPTOMS MAY ALSO INCLUDE

Shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, loss of taste/smell

Sinus congestion, pressure in ears and face

Difficulty sleeping, loss of appetite

 

Itchy, watering eyes, wheezing,  shortness of breath, hives swollen lips, tongue, eyes or face