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How to tell the difference between allergy symptoms and COVID

During the COVID-19 pandemic, allergists and other specialists such as pulmonologists, ENT specialists, internists and dermatologists have attended to patients potentially infected with SARS-CoV-2, as well as patients with other respiratory diseases. The similarities between the symptoms of these different respiratory diseases require allergy professionals to establish criteria to differentiate between diseases, and thus minimise the risk of infection.