The deadly virus spread from Wuhan to China has spread to more than 114 countries around the world, causing over 4,993 patients to receive treatment worldwide. Hence, if symptoms of coronavirus appear you can visit from any of the Hospitals where facility of Corona Test is Available in Pakistan.
Apart from China, the virus has been infected with other countries, so far more than 1344 thousand cases have been reported worldwide while 22 people have tested positive in Pakistan.
Symptoms of Coronavirus
Experts say there are symptoms of high fever, dry cough, difficulty in breathing, and severe diarrhea, and if any of these symptoms appear, inform the health department immediately.
Department of Health measures
The Health Department introduced the helpline 1166 on Corona and instructed the public to refer the physician immediately if any of the symptoms appeared and visit the prescribed hospital immediately.
In which hospitals is the Corona Test facility available?
The following cities and hospitals are being tested for the diagnosis of Coronavirus in different cities across Pakistan.
Islamabad: Pakistan Institute of Management
Rawalpindi: Benazir Bhutto Hospital
Lahore: Services Hospital
Multan: Nishtar Hospital
Sialkot: Allama Iqbal Memorial Hospital
Faisalabad: Allama Iqbal Memorial Hospital, Allied Hospital
Rahim Yar Khan: Sheikh Zayed Hospital
Karachi: Civil Hospital, Jinnah Hospital (Postgraduate Medical Center), Agha Khan Hospital, Dow Medical College
Quetta: Fatima Jinnah General and Chest Hospital
Peshawar: Mohammad Teaching Hospital, Jinnah Teaching Hospital, Prime Teaching Hospital, Painless Hospital, Khalil Hospital, Zia Medical Complex, Mercy Teaching Hospital, Kuwait Teaching, Naseer Teaching Hospital, MSF Hospital, Afridi Medical Complex, Shahab Orthopedic Hospital, Raheem Medical Institute, Northwestern General Law Hospital, Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, Akbar Medical Center, Abasin Hospital Habib Medical Center, Ibrahim Hospital
Gilgit Baltistan: Civil Hospital Hunza, DHQ Gilgit, DHQ Chalas, DHQ Skardu, PDSRU, DHQ Karim Abad
Azad Jammu and Kashmir: Abbas Institute of Medical Sciences Muzaffarabad, Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Hospital Muzaffarabad (CMH), CMH Rawlakot, DHQ Mirpur, DHQ Kotli, DHQ Neelam, DHQ Jhelum Valley, DHQ Bagh, DHQ Haveli, DHQ Bhimber and DHQ Sudhanoti.
The National Institutes of Health has been declared the country’s main center by the Health Department.