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I am a community nurse with myeloma and have developed the

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i am a community nurse with myeloma and have developed the corona virus i have a dry cough , feeling poorly and short of breath and achy how long should i self isolate and what should i do please
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, how long have you had the ache? Have you used any medication for it?
Customer: i have had ache since sunday and am taking paracetamol
JA: Thanks for that. Have you used anything besides paracetamol for this?
Customer: no
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: only myeloma i am being seen by the consultant for this, how long should i stay off work being a nurse

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Customer: replied 14 days ago.

you are high risk

you really need to be seen

you might get very sick with this

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Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Thank you for the information

very welcome :)

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