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Second opinion] today I went into a petrol station to pay

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second opinion] Hi today I went into a petrol station to pay for petrol and a man come in to pay for his he went to pay at the till next to me he was only about a metre next to me I’m worried about if I could possibly catch anything

Good evening, I am Dr Elliot and hope that I can help

If the man did not cough, then the risk of becoming infected if he was is low. The likelihood of someone going out when they have a new cough or fever is low, therefore someone standing within a metre of you is unlikely to pose any risk

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Ok thank you yes he didn’t cough or anything like that I went inside because no one was in there I only like to go inside places when there is no one inside but he come in from behind me and talked to the cashier

I am certain you are not at risk, so please do not worry. But do continue being sensible as you are

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Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Thank you so for your help doctor I really appreciate it thank you